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Bloodhound.Exploit.486

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 29, 2012
Updated:
January 17, 2013 4:33:27 PM
Type:
Trojan
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-2012-4792
Bloodhound.Exploit.486 is a heuristic detection for files attempting to exploit the Microsoft Internet Explorer 'CDwnBindInfo' Use-After-Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2012-4792).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 29, 2012 revision 041
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 29, 2012 revision 041
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 30, 2012 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 30, 2012 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 2, 2013
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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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