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Bloodhound.Exploit.444

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 6, 2012
Updated:
January 6, 2012 10:02:22 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:
CVE-2011-1983
Bloodhound.Exploit.444 is a heuristic detection for files attempting to exploit the Microsoft Word Access Violation Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (BID 50956).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 6, 2012 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 6, 2012 revision 005
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 6, 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 6, 2012 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 11, 2012
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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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