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  1. RGiskardR

    RGiskardR Malware Tester Silver Member

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    Root cause analysis of the latest Internet Explorer zero day – CVE-2018-8174

    In late April 2018, a new zero-day vulnerability for Internet Explorer (IE) was found using our sandbox; more than two years since the last in the wild example (CVE-2016-0189). This particular vulnerability and subsequent exploit are interesting for many reasons. The following article will examine the core reasons behind the latest vulnerability, CVE-2018-8174.

    Searching for the zero day

    Our story begins on VirusTotal (VT), where someone uploaded an interesting exploit on April 18, 2018. This exploit was detected by several AV vendors including Kaspersky, specifically by our generic heuristic logic for some older Microsoft Word exploits.

    Full reading: https://securelist.com/root-cause-analysis-of-cve-2018-8174/85486/
     
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