Aliases: Blackhole (other) Blacole (other) Black hole (other) Blachole (other)
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.
You should also to be fully protected.update your software
It belongs to the family of malware, which together are known as the (or "") exploit kit. BlacoleBlacoleBlackhole
When you visit a malicious or compromised website, scans your for or weaknesses in your software.BlacoleRefPCvulnerabilities
You might visit the website from a link or attachment in an email, or from a previously safe website that has been hacked.
The threat uses those vulnerabilities it has found on your to download malware onto your :PCPC
Typically, the exploit kit attempts to exploit vulnerabilities in applications such as , , and .BlacoleOracle JavaSun JavaAdobe AcrobatAdobe Reader
The following software detects and removes this threat: Microsoft
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
You can read more about this vulnerability and download software updates from these links:
You should remove older versions of , as keeping old and unsupported versions of on your is a serious security risk:JavaJavaPC
If you continue to get alerted about this threat, deleting your temporary files can help:Java
It's also important to keep your other software up to date; the more up-to-date your software, the better your chances at preventing from infecting your with more malware:BlacolePC