Hackers from the group Fancy Bear is accused of committing attacks using the Word. It is reported by The Wired.
In Western countries believe that the group АРТ28 has a connection with the GRU. Before its employees were caught hacking into servers that are property of the us of the democratic party. According to the data in the attack used a vulnerability in the structure of the exchange data in Microsoft Office. The user should run the malicious file to strike PC. At first it is screen activity that can help the cyber criminals to figure out their interests a particular user. Loaded on a set of dangerous applications.
This technology is for today worked in Germany and France, but experts believe that the number of countries will increase. My main goal is to hackers consider US. Microsoft has said that DDE has no vulnerabilities, so all sorts of changes to make will not.