Phishing February 20, 2020 Tyler Schultz

Phishing attachment hides malicious macros from security tools

A clever new wave of phishing attacks prove malicious, macro-enabled attachments can still bypass security tools and pack a serious punch under the right conditions. The attacks, recently spotted by researchers at FireEye, targeted financial services organizations in the United States, tricking them to download and deploy a backdoor giving attackers full control of the victim’s environment.