[Owasp-manila] Encoding malicious PDFs as XDP files to bypass anti-virus? No need to panic | Naked Security

Aureson Banaria tom at secanalyst.org
Mon Jun 25 04:26:34 UTC 2012

Will try it using my own crafted infected pdf file...

On Sun, Jun 24, 2012 at 7:14 PM, Owasp-Manila <michael.dungog at owasp.org>wrote:

> GovCertUK, the UK Government's Computer Emergency Response Team, issued an
> alert yesterday about how attackers could bypass gateway anti-virus
> software to infect organisations, by encoding malicious PDF files into the
> XDP format.
> http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/06/22/encoding-malicious-pdfs-as-xdp-files-to-bypass-anti-virus-no-need-to-panic/
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