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  4. HTTP aaxRegistry ActiveX Registry Del

HTTP aaxRegistry ActiveX Registry Del

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 attempt to delete registry keys remotely by passing specially crafted arguments into a method of aaxRegistry ActiveX Control.

Additional Information

Successfully exploiting this issue allows remote attackers to delete registry keys remotely.
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