back to article Russia-linked Gamaredon hacker crew using Microsoft's Visual Basic for Applications to pwn Microsoft's Outlook

Security researchers claim to have uncovered "several previously undocumented post-compromise tools" used by a Russia-linked APT to target Microsoft Office and Outlook through Visual Basic for Applications. In a statement about its findings, Slovakian infosec biz ESET said the tools "inject malicious macros or references to …

  1. Stuart Castle Silver badge

    Thought this had been killed off years ago..

  2. a_yank_lurker


    VBA is the disease that keeps on giving.

  3. IGotOut Silver badge

    VBS through Outlook...

    How many things do you have to disable to even let this through...

    Please don't tell me "Cloud" has undone 20 years of basic security.

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