InfoSec News Nuggets 07/12/2022

How to auto block macros in Microsoft Office docs from the internet With Microsoft temporarily rolling back a feature that automatically blocks macros in Microsoft Office files downloaded from the Internet, it is essential to learn how to configure this security setting manually. This article will explain why users should block macros in Internet downloads and how you can block them in Microsoft Office. A common distribution method used by some of the most notorious…
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InfoSec News Nuggets 04/27/2021

1 - Password manager Passwordstate hacked to deploy malware on customer systems A mysterious threat actor has compromised the update mechanism of enterprise password manager application Passwordstate and deployed malware on its users’ devices, most of which are enterprise customers. Click Studios, the Australian software firm behind Passwordstate, has notified its 29,000 customers earlier today via email. According to a copy of the company’s communications, obtained by Polish tech news site Niebezpiecznik, the malware-laced update was live for…
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