Author: Noel Anthony Llimos   

 PLATFORM:

Windows

 OVER ALL RISK RATING:
 DAMAGE POTENTIAL:
 DISTRIBUTION POTENTIAL:
 REPORTED INFECTION:
 INFORMATION EXPOSURE
Low
Medium
High
Critical

  • Threat Type:
    Exploit

  • Destructiveness:
    No

  • Encrypted:
    No

  • In the wild:
    Yes

  OVERVIEW

INFECTION CHANNEL: Downloaded from the Internet, Dropped by other malware

This Exploit arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It takes advantage of certain vulnerabilities.

  TECHNICAL DETAILS

File size: 22,089 bytes
File type: HTML, HTM
Memory resident: No
INITIAL SAMPLES RECEIVED DATE: 14 September 2018

Arrival Details

This Exploit arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

Other Details

This Exploit does the following:

  • Successfully exploiting this vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

It takes advantage of the following vulnerabilities:

  SOLUTION

Minimum scan engine: 9.850
First VSAPI Pattern File: 14.388.02
First VSAPI Pattern Release Date: 18 July 2018
VSAPI OPR PATTERN-VERSION: 14.389.00
VSAPI OPR PATTERN DATE: 19 July 2018

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