Malicious Word Document Disguised as Profile Template File for Summer Academic Conference Being Distributed

In June this year, the ASEC analysis team introduced a malicious word document assumed as a targeted attack. Recently, the team confirmed that malware of the same type is being distributed with new content. It was distributed through mails with the sender impersonating an admin of a summer academic conference in Korea (see Figure below). The mail had an attachment named ‘[** Summer Academic Conference]_Profile Template.doc’ which prompts the user to fill out the form. The figure below is the … Continue reading Malicious Word Document Disguised as Profile Template File for Summer Academic Conference Being Distributed