Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 4th Apr 2007 17:23 UTC, submitted by shykid
Windows At the Black Hat Conference in Amsterdam, security experts from India demonstrated a special boot loader that gets around Vista's code signing mechanisms.
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RE: Attack not scalable
by billnvd on Thu 5th Apr 2007 02:26 UTC in reply to "Attack not scalable"
billnvd
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"Microsoft could just release a patch to look specifically for any widely-deployed bootkit and bluescreen the machine as soon as it is detected."

LOL, the worlds first ever OS vendor sponsered DOS. So once the patch is out the black hats just see what can trigger it and now you have 200,000 vista machines blue screening.

Great idea there chief!

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