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Bloodhound.Exploit.168

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 11, 2007
Updated:
December 11, 2007 7:22:02 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
CVE References:
CVE-2007-6593
Bloodhound.Exploit.168 is a heuristic detection for WAV files attempting to exploit the Microsoft DirectX WAV and AVI File Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (as described in BID 26804).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2009 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2009 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2009 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 2, 2009 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 12, 2007
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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