Office for Mac

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Mac users warned that disabling all Office macros doesn’t actually disable all Office macros

It’s been almost 25 years since macro malware first reared its head, and it would be nice to think that the defences Microsoft has built into its Office suite in the years since would do a half-decent job of stemming the threat.

Unfortunately, it seems that’s not the case – at least not for users of the Mac version of Microsoft Office.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Heads-up! If you use Internet Explorer, or MS Office on Windows *or* Mac, get your patches now!

Microsoft has released its regular monthly bundle of security fixes, known as “Patch Tuesday”. This time it doesn’t just mean security patches for vulnerabilities in software running on the Windows platform – Mac users could be at risk too.