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.
Microsoft Office is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability. Specifically, this issue occurs due to an error in the Windows Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) feature. An attacker can exploit this issue through a specially crafted word file.
An attacker can leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code and gain complete control of the affected system.
- Microsoft Office 2007 SP3
- Microsoft Office 2010 SP2
- Microsoft Office 2013 SP1
- Microsoft Office 2016