SVCReady Malware Loader Uses Microsoft Office Documents for Attack

SVCReady malware loader

While studying phishing attacks, HP researchers discovered a previously unknown SVCReady malware loader that features an unusual way of downloading malware to compromised machines – through Word documents. Experts write that SVCReady uses VBA macros to execute shellcode stored in document properties, and the victim’s documents themselves are usually received as attachments in emails. Apparently, the malware is currently in …

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