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This threat uses vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player, Oracle Java and Silverlight to install malware on your PC.
You might encounter it when you visit compromised or malicious websites.
Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.
The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:
Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.
This threat can download malware if software on your PC isn't updated regularly.
Make sure you update all of the software on your PC.
You can also visit our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.
If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.
Exploits vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player, Oracle Java, and Silverlight
The threat tries to exploit the following vulnerabilities:
If the threat successfully exploits a vulnerability, it tries to download malware onto your PC. We have seen it try to download the following threats:
This threat is part of the exploit kit called "FlashPack". See our page on exploits for more information.
Analysis by Chun Feng
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