Threat Description

Exploit.HTML.Mht

Details

Aliases:Exploit.HTML.Mht, MS04-025, CAN-2004-0549, HTML/MHT@EXPL, Mht
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



An exploit is a short code or script that uses a vulnerability to perform malicious actions.

The HTML.Mht exploit is embedded to HTML web pages. It attempts to download and install a malicious program on your computer by using a security vulnerability in Internet Explorer.

More information about this security vulnerability, including a fix, is available from Microsoft:http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS04-025.mspx



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



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