Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2012 16:48:04 +0400 From: Vasiliy Kulikov <segoon@...nwall.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Malicious devices & vulnerabilties Hi, On Sun, Jan 08, 2012 at 16:32 -0500, Xi Wang wrote: > On Jan 8, 2012, at 3:19 PM, Eitan Adler wrote: > > Computer monitors? Keyboards. Anything you could plug into the > > computer without opening up the case. > > That makes sense, though it's a little bit strange to say "hey man > plug in this fancy monitor" for an attack, compared to lending a > usb stick. ;-) As USB device could pretend being almost any external device and fake its own device ID, sizes and popularity of the device shouldn't limit the set of untrusted drivers. Thanks, -- Vasiliy Kulikov http://www.openwall.com - bringing security into open computing environments
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