HEUR:Exploit.SWF.CVE-2014-0515.gen (Kaspersky), Blooudhound.Flash.24 (Norton), Exploit.SWF.CVE-2014-0515.a (v) (Sunbelt), Exploit.SWF.CVE-2014 (Ikarus), SWF/Exploit.CVE-2014-0515.F trojan (NOD32)
Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
Threat Type: Trojan
In the wild: Yes
This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites. It may be hosted on a website and run when a user accesses the said website.
28 May 2014
This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.
It may be hosted on a website and run when a user accesses the said website.
This is Trend Micro detection for specially crafted .SWF file that takes advantage of a vulnerability in certain versions of Adobe Flash Player.
29 May 2014
30 May 2014
Before doing any scans, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users must disable System Restore to allow full scanning of their computers.
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Scan your computer with your Trend Micro product to delete files detected as SWF_EXPLOYT.ED. If the detected files have already been cleaned, deleted, or quarantined by your Trend Micro product, no further step is required. You may opt to simply delete the quarantined files. Please check this Knowledge Base page for more information.
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