[funsec] Re: WMF round-up, updates and de-mystification

dudevanwinkle at gmail.com dudevanwinkle at gmail.com
Tue Jan 3 11:52:38 CST 2006


Gadi Evron wrote:

>Your description is just not fun.
>
>On 1/3/06, Pierre Vandevenne <pierre at datarescue.com> wrote:
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>>Good Day,
>>
>>Tuesday, January 3, 2006, 12:59:22 PM, you wrote:
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>>GE>> The "patch" by Ilfak Guilfanov works, but by disabling a DLL in
>>Windows.
>>PV>> I wouldn't say it does that. If you really want to simplify it in the
>>LS> extreme, it hides the vulnerable function.
>>
>>LS> Think of it as a "White Hat Rootkit"
>>
>>Or merely a TSR hooking an interrupt vector. It doesn't hide itself.
>>It doesn't allow any kind of remote access to anything.
>>
>>I can't see how it could even be remotely described as a rootkit.
>>
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Yeah Pierre, what are you trying to do, turn this into FunSuck? ;-)

-JP




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