is a detection for a specially crafted image file (.JPG) that exploits a vulnerability discussed in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-028
. The exploit could cause a buffer overrun leading to the execution of arbitrary code.
This malware could be encountered when visiting a malicious webpage or could be installed by other malware. Viewing the crafted image file using a vulnerable computer could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Analysis by Patrick Nolan
There are no common symptoms associated with this threat. Alert notifications from installed antivirus software may be the only symptoms.