Microsoft Threat Intelligence Alert

Do you use MS Outlook for your email? If so, please read this post!! Microsoft Threat Intelligence discovered a vulnerability that allows bad actors (aka hackers) to take control of your email. The trigger for this comes in the form of an Calendar Invite.

๐“Ÿ๐“ต๐“ฎ๐“ช๐“ผ๐“ฎ, ๐“Ÿ๐“ต๐“ฎ๐“ช๐“ผ๐“ฎ, ๐“Ÿ๐“ต๐“ฎ๐“ช๐“ผ๐“ฎย , ๐ƒ๐Ž ๐๐Ž๐“ ๐‚๐‹๐ˆ๐‚๐Šย on any ๐‚๐š๐ฅ๐ž๐ง๐๐š๐ซ ๐ˆ๐ง๐ฏ๐ข๐ญ๐ž๐ฌ from people you don’t know, even if you think it could be a new lead reaching out to schedule an appointment. Please be safe and email the person first to verify they sent the invite.

In this case it is ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ผ much better to spend a few minutes and be safe rather than being very sorry, when you are trying to take back control of your email as well as cleaning up the mess the hackers made when they email all of your contacts to perpetuate this exploitation.

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