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CISA received a Java Server Pages (JSP) webshell file for analysis. The JSP file allows an attacker to execute shell commands and read the output of the commands.
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This file is a JSP webshell that allows an attacker to execute shell commands and read the output of the commands. When executed, it prompts the attacker to enter the shell command to be executed. It checks whether the command supplied by the attacker through the "cmd" parameters contain null values (blank). If it contains null values, the command input stream will be displayed in a JSP page in the format below:
Figure 1 - The contents of the JSP file. It contains a form with input fields that prompts the attacker to enter the command in the input box to execute.
CISA recommends that users and administrators consider using the following best practices to strengthen the security posture of their organization's systems. Any configuration changes should be reviewed by system owners and administrators prior to implementation to avoid unwanted impacts.
Additional information on malware incident prevention and handling can be found in National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-83, "Guide to Malware Incident Prevention & Handling for Desktops and Laptops".
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