1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. Bloodhound.Exploit.531

Bloodhound.Exploit.531

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 12, 2013
Updated:
December 13, 2013 9:43:17 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2013-5048
Bloodhound.Exploit.531 is a heuristic detection for files attempting to exploit the Microsoft Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability (CVE-2013-5048).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 13, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 13, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 13, 2013 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 13, 2013 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 18, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report