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Scan Files for Hidden Executable Contents

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Here’s a useful free program for those who download jpgs, pdfs and other content from the web (in other words, just about everybody.)

Attackers have multiple options when it comes to disguising executable files on a system to trick users into running them. A common approach is to make use of Windows’ option to hide known file types which may make it more difficult for users to identify the type of a file.