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Signature Version: 4.1044


SHELLCODE Linux /bin/sh
Threat Level: Critical
Release Date: 2006/9/26
Category: Buffer Overflow
Signature ID: 1049196
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Affected OS: Linux
Description: This event may indicate that a binary shellcode was sent to the server as part of a buffer overflow attack.
Impact: Someone might have been attempting a buffer overflow to gain unauthorized access to one of your servers.
Recommendation: Please off-line the victim host and patch the system or software which exists vulnerabilities immediately.
False Positive: None
False Negative: None
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Reference(s): TrafficIQ

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