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NewsApple’s mixed reality headset reportedly lets you make payments with your eyes Pin
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NewsThe story of Scalar Pin
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NewsMaking mistakes made me the developer I am today Pin
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NewsHow a Microsoft blunder opened millions of PCs to potent malware attacks Pin
abmv15-Oct-22 6:48
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How a Microsoft blunder opened millions of PCs to potent malware attacks | Ars Technica

Quote:
The malware technique—known as BYOVD, short for "bring your own vulnerable driver"—makes it easy for an attacker with administrative control to bypass Windows kernel protections. Rather than writing an exploit from scratch, the attacker simply installs any one of dozens of third-party drivers with known vulnerabilities. Then the attacker exploits those vulnerabilities to gain instant access to some of the most fortified regions of Windows.


Quote:
In a separate BYOVD attack a few months ago, cybercriminals installed the BlackByte ransomware by installing and then exploiting a buggy driver for Micro-Star’s MSI AfterBurner 4.6.2.15658, a widely used graphics card overclocking utility.

Caveat Emptor.

"Progress doesn't come from early risers – progress is made by lazy men looking for easier ways to do things." Lazarus Long

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NewsFirefox’s new service gives you a burner phone number to cut down on spam Pin
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NewsUsing a Framework will harm the maintenance of your software Pin
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NewsUS Army soldiers felt ill while testing Microsoft’s HoloLens-based headset Pin
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