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Web Attack: Microsoft OLE RCE CVE-2014-6352

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 Microsoft Office files.

Additional Information

A remote code execution is possible in Microsoft Office files that contains specially crafted OLE objects. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability can obtain same privileges as logged in user.

Affected

  • Various Windows versions.
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