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Sid 1-50393


FILE-PDF Microsoft Speech API remote code execution attempt


This event is generated when an attempt to exploit CVE-2019-0985 is detected.


Attempted User Privilege Gain

Detailed information

An issue has been identified in SAPIEngine, which can be used to achieve RCE.

Affected systems

  • Windows 7

Ease of attack

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Please follow corporate patch and update procedures.


  • Cisco Talos Intelligence Group

Additional References

  • CVE-2019-0985