[Full-disclosure] DLL hijacking with Autorun on a USB drive
dan at doxpara.com
Fri Aug 27 07:12:12 BST 2010
On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 1:51 AM, <Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu> wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Aug 2010 01:29:32 EDT, Dan Kaminsky said:
> > Again, let me emphasize. Really interesting vector, will probably end up
> > attached to an unambiguous flaw. But right now, we're just seeing flaws
> > along the lines of "Double clicking an icon in Explorer might execute
> > arbitrary code". It doesn't matter that that's true even if there's a
> > network share, or a USB stick. That's what Explorer *does*.
> And as I said, a fix that starts off with "First thing we do is feed
> to a pack of hungry dingos" won't fly with Joe Sixpack. ;)
Eh, no sense being so specific. I'm sure the same sort of type confusion
tricks are possible in Finder, GNOME, KDE, etc. Desktops run arbitrary
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