.. /.Img

Executable
Double Click
Phishing
Native

Author:

mr.d0x

Description:

IMG files are used to store a complete image of a disc and behave similarly to ISO files. IMG files are capable of carrying executables.

OS:

Windows
Mac

Recommendation:

Common email providers do not block IMG attachments but there is little legitimate need for them to be delivered through mail. Block the attachments via email gateway.

Resources:

https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/top4-dangerous-attachments-2019/27147/

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