Exploit:SWF/CVE-2014-0515 is an exploit for the CVE-2014-8439 vulnerability found in unpatched versions of Adobe Flash Player.
Based on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either move the file to the quarantine where it cannot spread or cause harm, or remove it.
Vulnerabilities leveraged by exploits are usually application or platform specific; in other words, a specific program (or even a specific version of a particular program) must be installed on the machine in order for the exploit to be effective.
To prevent exploitation of such vulnerabilities, please refer to the application vendor for the latest updates and additional advice. More information is also available in AD20141102: Security update available for Adobe Flash Player.
Exploit:SWF/CVE-2014-0515 is known to be in use by multiple exploit kits to target users with installations of unpatched and vulnerable Adobe Flash Player (Windows, Mac and Linux) on their devices.
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