Apparent bening DOCX decoy that delivers malware

Earlier this week someone sent me an email they thought to be suspicious. It was purporting to be a company complaint submitted to the “Companies House Webfiling Service”, very similar to the one in this link. The email contained a DOCX file attachment with the same name as what seemed to be the submission number […]

Checking for maliciousness in Acroform objects on PDF files

Introduction One of the most unknown file formats for most IT people is the PDF (Portable Document Format) format type. Originally developed as a universally compatible file format based on the PostScript format, it has become a highly-regarded international format to share documents and information in a structured way. PDF documents are easy to create […]