New threat is using job websites to spread malware

A new threat has been identified and is being carried out by using phishing and social engineering techniques to sneak malware into several businesses.  Sites like Careerbuilder have reported malicious documents in Microsoft Word format titled “resume.doc” or “cv.doc.” So how does this new attack work? When a resume is submitted, sites like CareerBuilder automatically send a notification email to the company that posted the ad, along with the resume attached to it. When the end-user opens the email and [...]