Bloodhound.Exploit.124

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Discovered: February 13, 2007
Updated: February 14, 2007 4:56:00 AM
Systems Affected: Windows

Bloodhound.Exploit.124 is a heuristic detection for Internet Explorer (IMSKDIC.DLL) COM Object Instantiation Vulnerability (as described in Security Focus Bugtraq ID 22486 ).

CVE Reference Link: CVE-2006-4697

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 14, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 14, 2007
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 14, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 14, 2007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 14, 2007

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Discovered: February 13, 2007
Updated: February 14, 2007 4:56:00 AM
Systems Affected: Windows

Bloodhound.Exploit.124 is a heuristic detection for Internet Explorer (IMSKDIC.DLL) COM Object Instantiation Vulnerability (as described in Security Focus Bugtraq ID 22486 ). The exploit is triggered by opening a specially-crafted HTML file.

Applies to: Internet Explorer for Windows XP, XP SP2

Files that are detected as Bloodhound.Exploit.124 may be malicious. We suggest that you submit to Symantec Security Response any files that are detected as Bloodhound.Exploit.124. 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.