NEWS FROM THE LAB - Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Protection Against Office Web Components Vulnerability Posted by Response @ 22:09 GMT

Yesterday a new vulnerability was announced in Microsoft Office Web Components and as with all new exploits that can be used in drive-by downloads we tried it with F-Secure ISTP and ExploitShield. Yet again ExploitShield protected the user without the need for any updates. Here's the video showing the exploit in action when ISTP is installed together with Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 8.

ISTP in action