Cybercriminals actively exploit recently patched Office leak with politically themed malcious RTF files


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/cybercriminals-actively-exploit-recently-patched-office-leak-politically-themed-malcious-rtf-files-83067/

Microsoft Office users are targeted in a new attack using malcious RTF documents that abuse a vulnerability in the office suite that was patched last month. The vulnerability was already actively exploited before Microsoft patched it, but the attacks are ongoing, security vendor Fortinet warns.


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Here’s begs the question why are you opening or viewing Doc that you have no idea where or whom sent them? Obviously someone fails to verify before click. In this day of age of Click-Happy that is whom they are aiming for and they get caught more or less.