Rule Category

SERVER-WEBAPP -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in web based applications on servers.

Alert Message

SERVER-WEBAPP Trend Micro Encryption Email Gateway formConfiguration saveValue SQL injection attempt

Rule Explanation

This rule looks for a malicious HTTP request sent to Trend Micro Encryption Email Gateway formConfiguration saveValue that contains an SQL injection metacharacter present in either of the following parameters: outgoingHost.

What To Look For

This rule fires on HTTP requests intended to exploit an SQL injection vulnerability in Trend Micro Encryption Email Gateway formConfiguration saveValue.

Known Usage

No public information.

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

Cisco Talos

MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic: Initial Access

Technique: Exploit Public-Facing Application

For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here: https://attack.mitre.org

Rule Vulnerability

SQL Injection

SQL Injection attacks target PHP and ASP applications primarily and involve SQL queries or commands added to unverified user input. A successful attack can lead to data leaks (entirely exposed data), database modification (data deletion or tampering), administrative permissions misuse, and sometimes direct commands passed to the operating system.

CVE Additional Information