Ivanti Patch News Bulletin: Ivanti has Released an Updated Security Threat for Definition ST_BlockOfficeMacros 10-APR-2017

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    ·         (April 10, 2017) Ivanti has released an updated security threat for definition:ST_BlockOfficeMacros. The FBI has released a document about how to protect against ransomware. One of their recommendations is to "Disable macro scripts from office files transmitted via e-mail. Consider using Office Viewer software to open Microsoft Office files transmitted via e-mail instead of full office suite applications." This definition only supports Office 2016 and will work with local documents and documents from the web.


    New Vulnerabilities

    ·            Vulnerability ID – N/A


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·           Vulnerability ID – ST_BlockOfficeMacros


    New Patch Downloads

    ·          *BlockWord2013Macros

    ·          *BlockWord2010Macros


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