Microsoft Outlook bug let hackers bypass email security protections

A bug in Microsoft Outlook for Mac authorized destructive actors to use the electronic mail support to distribute malware focusing on Home windows buyers, cybersecurity researchers have uncovered.

Reegun Richard Jayapaul, Direct Threat Architect at Trustwave SpiderLab, revealed a latest malware marketing campaign that bypassed a specific electronic mail safety method. As it turns out – the specially crafted malicious url parsing on the safety system is “weak”, he claimed.