Intrusion Prevention

MS.Office.visdlgu.DLL.Hijacking

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a DLL hijacking vulnerability in Microsoft Visio 2016.
The vulnerability is due to a lack of input validation in Microsoft Office when handling loading of DLL files. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain complete access to a vulnerable system.

Affected Products

Microsoft Visio 2016

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS16-107

CVE References

CVE-2016-3364