Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 23rd Jul 2005 16:54 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption Vulnerabilities in USB drivers for Windows could allow an attacker to take control of locked workstations using a specially programmed Universal Serial Bus device, according to an executive from SPI Dynamics, which discovered the security hole. However, SPI tested attacks on Windows systems, but any operating system that is USB-compliant is probably vulnerable.
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RE[6]: So... (kernel design)
by n4cer on Sat 23rd Jul 2005 23:20 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: So... (kernel design) "
n4cer
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2005-07-06

NT is multi-user.
Vista moves a lot of stuff back to user mode.

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