HOW WINRAR VULNERABILITY WORKS?
NO PATCH YET AVAILABLE
- Use an alternate archiving software
- Do not click files received from unknown sources
- Use strict authentication methods to secure your system
"As for any exe file, users must run SFX archives only if they are sure that such archive is received from a trustworthy source. SFX archive can silently run any exe file contained in an archive, and this is the official feature needed for software installers", WinRAR developer team at RARLAB quoted.