Equation Editor—Attackers continue to exploit CVE-2017-1182….

Menlo labs has observed limited attacks, where attackers are continuing to exploit CVE-2017-11882, an old Microsoft exploit with a patch that was issued more than two years ago. As a matter of fact, an FBI report published on May 12 2020, listed it as one of the top 10 vulnerabilities routinely getting exploited. We are still analyzing some details of the malware involved in the three attacks and will post it in part 2 of this series. The following are some noteworthy features in all the attacks we identified

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Menlo Security Blog authored by Vinay Pidathala. Read the original post at: https://www.menlosecurity.com/blog/equation-editor-attackers-continue-to-exploit-cve-2017-1182