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Web Attack: Malicious SWF Download 2

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 Adobe Flash files which may contain malicious code exploiting a vulnerability.

Additional Information

Adobe Flash file format used for multimedia, vector graphics and ActionScript. SWF files can contain animations or applets of varying degrees of interactivity and function.

Affected

  • Adobe Flash
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube