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  4. Attack: Apache OpenOffice Malicious Macro

Attack: Apache OpenOffice Malicious Macro

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This module generates an Apache OpenOffice Text Document with a malicious macro in it

Additional Information

This module generates an Apache OpenOffice Text Document with a malicious macro in it.
To exploit successfully, the targeted user must adjust the security level in Macro Security to either Medium or Low. If set to Medium, a prompt is presented to the user to enable or disable the macro. If set to Low, the macro can automatically run without any warning.

Affected

  • Windows, Linux

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