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Bloodhound.Exploit.437

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 14, 2011
Updated:
November 15, 2011 2:40:26 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
2639417, CVE-2011-3402, MS11-087
Bloodhound.Exploit.437 is a heuristic detection for files attempting to exploit the Microsoft Windows 'Win32k.sys' TrueType Font Handling Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (BID 50462).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 14, 2011 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 14, 2011 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 14, 2011 revision 037
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 14, 2011 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 16, 2011
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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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