A program or technique that takes advantage of a vulnerability to remotely access or attack a program, computer or server.
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Exploit:W32/XDropper.BR identifies malware that exploits the CVE-2007-0030 vulnerability, using a specially-crafted malicious Excel file.
This malware is also mentioned in our Weblog.
Exploit:W32/Xdropper.BR will drop the following file upon execution:
- %temp%\svchost.exe - detected as Trojan-Dropper:W32/Agent.DJGD
The dropper will drop additional binaries that will download and executes malicious files from:
The URLs are dead during the investigation.