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APT28's latest Word doc attack eliminates needing to enable macros

The threat group APT28/Fancy Bear is now using a little used technique available in Microsoft Office that enables the cyber-gang to execute arbitrary code through a Word document, but without requiring macros to be enabled.

Corebot banking trojan returns - after modifying indicators of compromise

A new variant of the banking Trojan, CoreBot, which was mainly active in the summer of 2015, has been spotted by security researchers with the new variant spreading via malicious Office documents.

Researchers spot macro malware used to spread Neutrino

Researchers at Zscaler spotted attackers using macro malware as a vector to spread the Neutrino bot via spearphishing emails.