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Malware Related => Tools of the trade / Internet News => Topic started by: SysAdMini on October 16, 2009, 02:54:53 pm

Title: The Power of (Misplaced) Trust: HTAs and Security
Post by: SysAdMini on October 16, 2009, 02:54:53 pm
http://www.sophos.com/blogs/sophoslabs/?p=6929

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We have seen a few spam samples today which use the old tactic of HTML Application (.hta) scripting to get malicious code onto a Windows machine via Internet Explorer. A gullible user is only two non-default security settings and one socially-engineered click away from further badness.