"Fortunately for most users, Backdoor.Makadocs appears to be aimed primarily at folks in Brazil."
Brazil is the 5th largest country in the world, so the 'fortunately' thing is far from apt.
"Using social engineering tactics to engage a user’s interest in the file,"
In other words, like most Trojans, this one appeals to greed and hormones to get users to do something that is obviously stupid.
I don't think that statement was any slight against Brazil but more that it was localized versus a wide spread attack.
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If you know what you're doing, you shouldn't have to worry about this. Unfortunately most users don't have a clue.
Another reason not to get 8!
I use google docs regularly... So I'm glad I dont have windows 8, thats for sure.
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