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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.


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.


  • Various Windows versions.
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