FILE-OFFICE -- Snort detected traffic targeting vulnerabilities in files belonging to the Microsoft Office suite of software (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio, Access, Outlook, etc.).
FILE-OFFICE Adobe Flash Player ActiveX security bypass attempt
This event is generated when an attempt is made to bypass the security feature in Adobe Flash Player
Attempted User Privilege Gain
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
Cisco Talos Intelligence Group
MITRE ATT&CK Framework
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2018-12825Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier have a security bypass vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to security mitigation bypass.
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