Aliases: JS.Pdfka.Gen.41 (VirusBuster) Luhe.Exploit.PDF.I (AVG) Exploit.PDF.2187 (Dr.Web) JS/Exploit.Pdfka.OVD.Gen trojan (ESET) Exploit.JS.Pdfka.dmx (Kaspersky) Exploit-PDF.q.gen!stream (McAfee)
To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed on your computer, run a full-system scan with an appropriate, up-to-date, security solution. The following Microsoft products detect and remove this threat:
For more information on antivirus software, see http://www.microsoft.com/windows/antivirus-partners/.
Update vulnerable PDF applications
This threat exploits a known vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Reader. After removing this threat, make sure that you install the updates available from the vendor. You can read more about the vulnerability in PDF documents, as well as where to download the software update from the following links: