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  4. Web Attack: Exploit Toolkit Website 48

Web Attack: Exploit Toolkit Website 48

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 attempts to download exploits from a malicious toolkit which may compromise a computer through various vendor vulnerabilities.

Additional Information

Toolkits contain various exploits bundled into a single package.Victim on visiting the server hosting the malicious toolkit is attacked with several different exploits exploiting different vulnerabilities one by one.Exploits may include MDAC,PDF,HCP etc.

Affected

  • Various platforms
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube