Google's Threat Analysis Group has been made aware of a zero day vulnerability in Internet Explorer which is an infection of South Korean targets with malware. Google Tag was made aware of the attack on October 31st when multiple users submitted samples of the malware to VirusTotal.
It is important to make sure your machine is receiving all critical windows patches and is protected with Antimalware. If you are using an End of life operating system like Windows 7 or older, it is recommended to upgrade to Windows 10 or 11. Internet Explorer is End of Life and has since been replaced with Microsoft Edge. It is also important to make sure your browsers and software stay up to date to protect against exploits.
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