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A Look at CVE-2014-1776 via Windows Crash Reports
Posted by AlexWatson on 29 April 2014 03:12 AM

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  • Through analyzing Windows Error Reports (a.k.a. Dr. Watson logs), we have identified two possible vulnerabilities (anomalous crashes) in VGX.DLL that may be linked to MSIE 0-day CVE-2014-1776.
  • We have seen a significant spike in crashes of Internet Explorer versions 8 and 9 that fail in VGX.DLL, starting in February 2014. These crashes are indicators of application vulnerabilities that may be exploited.
  • Anomalous application
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