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Old 29-10-18, 13:51
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Default Researchers exploit Microsoft Word through embedded video

A report from Sophos' Naked Security:

Researchers exploit Microsoft Word through embedded video Naked Security
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A group of researchers has found a way to infect computers via Word documents without triggering a telltale security warning. The attack exploits a feature that allows authors to embed video directly in Word files.
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Old 30-10-18, 00:20
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Now there's this article from GrahamCluley:

Videos and MS Office documents - ingredients for a malware attack
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NOT OUR PROBLEM SAYS MICROSOFT.

Security researchers say that they have uncovered a new way to serve up malware to computer users, by exploiting the way in which videos are embedded inside Microsoft Office documents.
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