What is DDE? DDE (Dynamic Data Exchange) is a protocol used to transfer data between applications and provides the ability for applications to launch other applications. With DDE it’s quite easy to launch applications and/or execute code on the host operating system through specially crafted MS Word and Excel documents. Of course it is also just as easy to exploit these features with malicious intent. Sensepost highlighted this in their blog on October 9th......
Locky ransomware switches up extension with asasin variant
Email campaigns pushing Locky ransomware are still very prevalent and continue to evolve. Encrypted files are now appended with...Read More