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Web Attack: TTF RCE CVE 2014-4148

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 exploit a remote code execution vulnerability in Windows TrueType Font.

Additional Information

An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with kernel-level privileges. Failed exploit attempts may result in a denial-of-service condition.

Affected

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