PDF Files Can Be Abused to Steal Windows Credentials

2018-08-15T20:40:48-06:00May 1st, 2018|Tags: , , |

PDF files can be weaponized by malicious actors to steal Windows credentials (NTLM hashes) without any user interaction, and only by opening a file, according to Assaf Baharav, a security researcher with cyber-security Check Point. This means an end user who opens [...]