Video: Analyzing a Simple HTML Phishing Attachment

Reader Carlos submitted an email with an attachment. It's a phishing email, the attachment is an HTML file, although the criminals try to make the recipient believe that it is a PDF file.

In this video, I show how you can use my tool to extract the attachment from the email (.msg file) for further analysis, without requiring Outlook (or Windows). I give a couple of simple tips to find the phishing URL(s) quickly.

Didier Stevens
Senior handler
Microsoft MVP


677 Posts
ISC Handler
Feb 3rd 2019
Thank you Didier
Carlos Almeida

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