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Bloodhound.Exploit.470

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 28, 2012
Updated:
October 5, 2012 3:43:34 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2012-1856
Bloodhound.Exploit.470 is a heuristic detection for files attempting to exploit the Microsoft Windows Common Controls ActiveX Control CVE-2012-1856 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 28, 2012 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 28, 2012 revision 033
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2012 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 3, 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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