Opening Office documents gives cybercriminals full access to your PC

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We’ve just posted the following news: Opening Office documents gives cybercriminals full access to your PC[newsimage]http://static.myce.com//images_posts/2015/09/email-980-95x75.jpg[/newsimage]

A vulnerability in Microsoft Office that was patched in April is currently actively attacked by cybercriminals. Once a computer that runs the vulnerable Office version opens an infected document, a backdoor is installed.

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#2

Is anyone these days stupid enough to open a doc or PDF from an unknown source??


#3

Both of Sophos’s suggestions seem like common sense to me.