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HTTP Malicious URL Download Request

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects a malicious URL attempting to exploit Java and other browser vulnerabilities.

Additional Information

This signature detects a malicious URL attempting to exploit Java and other browser vulnerabilities.

Affected

  • All Microsoft Windows

Response

Ensure that the latest version of the Java Virtual Machine is applied on the system.

Apply all Microsoft supplied patches to ensure that the browser and base operating system have been updated.
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