According to Trend Micro (and others), Office document macro malware is making a comeback. Watch today’s video to learn why your users should be concerned with all document-based malware in general.
(Episode Runtime: 2:36)
Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0bEB6QWj_XI
- Macro-based malware gaining traction – Help Net Security
- Trend Micro reports on increase in macro malware –Trend Micro
— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)
Ryan Bentz says
Office macros are my go-to way of compromising a machine through phishing right now. Combine that with a little crafty PowerShell and you have a solution that sails right past most AV and perimeter defenses and gives you a strong foothold on a machine. 😀