Ars Technica Debunks Black Hat Paper

You may have read recently that a couple of Black Hat presenters found a way to totally circumvent Windows Vista security. Most of the initial reports didn’t have any sort of details, and many reasonable people decided to wait until the paper was finally presented to pass judgement. Many other people immediately jumped on the “Vista is the worst thing ever released to the public (at least that’s what the Mac switcher ads told me)” bandwagon. Ars Technica has a good article up on why the research these two presented isn’t actually that big a deal. Check it out.

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~ by jerquiaga on August 11, 2008.

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