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Attack: Symantec PowerPoint BO CVE-2016-2209

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 buffer overflow vulnerability

Additional Information

Symantec products are affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability while parsing PowerPoint documents. Exploiting this issue can lead to execution of arbitrary code.


  • Various Symantec Products.


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