For the first time in three years, Microsoft Office files are no longer the most common file type for malware distribution. This is according to the latest Threat Insights report from HP Wolf Security (opens in a new tab) for Q3 2022

By analyzing data from the “millions of endpoints” running its cybersecurity solution, HP concluded that archive files (for example, .ZIP and .RAR files) outperform Office files, becoming the most common means of distributing malware.

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