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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 09 April 2017 - 07:10 AM

Booby-trapped Word documents in the wild exploit critical Microsoft 0day
There’s currently no patch for the bug, which affects most or all versions of Word.

Dan Goodin - Apr 8, 2017 8:00 pm UTC

There's a new zeroday attack in the wild that's surreptitiously installing malware on fully-patched computers. It does so by exploiting a vulnerability in most or all versions of Microsoft Word. The attack starts with an e-mail that attaches a malicious Word document, according to a blog post published Saturday by researchers from security firm FireEye.

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https://arstechnica....microsoft-0day/