Beware of an Unpatched Microsoft Word 0-Day Flaw being Exploited in the Wild


It’s 2017, and opening a simple MS Word file could compromise your system.

Security researchers are warning of a new in-the-wild attack that silently installs malware on fully-patched computers by exploiting a serious — and yet unpatched — zero-day vulnerability in all current versions of Microsoft Office on fully-patched PCs.

The Microsoft Office zero-day attack, uncovered by researchers


Source: TheHackersNews Beware of an Unpatched Microsoft Word 0-Day Flaw being Exploited in the Wild