[funsec] Homeland Security Official Suggests Outlawing Rootkits
barrie at reboot-robot.net
Fri Feb 17 09:28:49 CST 2006
On Fri, 2006-02-17 at 16:03 +0100, Brian Azzopardi wrote:
> Additionally, starting with Vista x64, only corps who pay an annual
> license fee to Verisgn for a certificate to sign their drivers with will
> be able to play in kernel-land.
Sony would pay. Although this measure as it stands is pointless as the
signing process will likely be cracked very quickly and a 3rd party
patch released to "fix" the problem.
Barrie Dempster (zeedo) - Fortiter et Strenue
"He who hingeth aboot, geteth hee-haw" Victor - Still Game
sites: http://www.bsrf.org.uk - http://www.security-forums.com
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