Bloodhound.Exploit.92

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Discovered: October 10, 2006
Updated: February 13, 2007 1:01:31 PM
Systems Affected: Windows



Bloodhound.Exploit.92 is a heuristic detection for the Microsoft Excel Handling of Lotus 1-2-3 File Vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-59 ).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 10, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 04, 2015 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 31, 2007 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 07, 2015 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 11, 2006

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Discovered: October 10, 2006
Updated: February 13, 2007 1:01:31 PM
Systems Affected: Windows



Bloodhound.Exploit.92 is a heuristic detection for the Microsoft Excel Handling of Lotus 1-2-3 File Vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-59 ). The exploit is triggered by opening a specially-crafted .xls file.

Applies to: Excel 2000, Excel XP, Excel 2003

Files that are detected as Bloodhound.Exploit.92 may be malicious. We suggest that you submit to Symantec Security Response any files that are detected as Bloodhound.Exploit.92. For instructions on how to do this using Scan and Deliver, read How to submit a file to Symantec Security Response using Scan and Deliver .