Posts Tagged ‘CVE-2014-4113’


Hurricane PandaCrowdStrike Discovers Use of 64-bit Zero-Day Privilege Escalation Exploit (CVE-2014-4113) by Hurricane Panda

Initially, a sample of the virus was detected on a machine running 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2.

A highly organized hacker group Hurricane Panda, located, apparently in China and attacking companies with a large infrastructure, uses in their attacks the exploit to zero-day vulnerabilities in the products of Microsoft. The duration of the attack was more than 5 months. According to researchers at CrowdStrike, the first detected attack, was produced in the spring of this year. (more…)