Category Archives: Windows

Savitech (盛微) 的 USB 音效驅動程式會安裝 Root CA (被發了 CVE-2017-9758)

在 Hacker News 上看到 CERT 的「Savitech USB audio drivers install a new root CA certificate」提到 Savitech USB audio driver 會安裝自己的 Root CA: Savitech provides USB audio drivers for a number of specialized audio products. Some versions of the Savitech driver … Continue reading

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Windows 將引入 TruePlay,推出作弊偵測的 API

在「Windows now includes gaming cheat detection at the system level」這邊看到微軟將會引入 TruePlay (然後跟 Sonos 的 trueplay 衝名 XDDD) 作弊偵測機制。 很明顯的會有隱私問題,而也很明顯的微軟說不會有隱私問題: As Microsoft notes, "to protect customer privacy, no data is shared or transmitted until permission is granted," and no information is … Continue reading

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Amazon Lightsail 支援 Windows 了

Amazon Lightsail 決定支援 Windows 了,算是其他目前幾家領頭的 VPS 還沒進入的領域:「Amazon Lightsail Update – Launch and Manage Windows Virtual Private Servers」。 由於多了 Windows 的授權費用,價錢貴了不少: 不過還是提供一個月免費的額度: You can try out a 512 MB server for one month (up to 750 hours) at no charge. 不過不是所有 … Continue reading

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在 Linux 下引用 Windows 的 DLL 檔

作者為了在 Linux 下進行安全分析而弄出來的計畫:「Porting Windows Dynamic Link Libraries to Linux」。 作者對 Windows 的架構有不少抱怨 XDDD Distributed, scalable fuzzing on Windows can be challenging and inefficient. This is especially true for endpoint security products, which use complex interconnected components that span across kernel … Continue reading

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關閉與開啟 Windows 10 內一堆侵犯與增強隱私的設定

DuckDuckGo 前陣子整理了一篇關於如何調整 Windows 10 的文章,洋洋灑灑列了十五條方式供使用者調整:「How To Protect Privacy On Windows 10」。 像是可以將無線網路的 MAC address 隨機化的方式就頗不錯: 然後有一堆要把資料送回 Microsoft 的...

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在 EC2 上 Windows 用的 EC2Rescue

看到「Amazon EC2Rescue is now available」這個,在「How can I use EC2Rescue to troubleshoot and fix common issues on my EC2 Windows instance?」這邊則解釋了用途。 拿來解 Windows 上常見的問題的工具,也可以單純拿來拉 log?不過要注意的是版本: Note: EC2Rescue can only be run on Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, but it can … Continue reading

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用 SessionGopher 拉出機器上各種密碼與 Key

同事在 Slack 上提到 fireeye/SessionGopher 這個工具,可以從機器上拉出各種敏感資訊: SessionGopher is a PowerShell tool that uses WMI to extract saved session information for remote access tools such as WinSCP, PuTTY, SuperPuTTY, FileZilla, and Microsoft Remote Desktop. It can be run remotely or locally. 方法是掃 … Continue reading

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ReactOS 0.4.4 可以跑 Office 2007 了

在「ReactOS 0.4.4 Released」這邊看到 ReactOS 在實際機器上 (而非虛擬機上) 跑 Office 2007 的畫面: 最近 ReactOS 的消息比較多,而且也看到一些比較驚人的成果了...

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將 Windows 10 侵犯隱私的程式都關光

alirobe/reclaimWindows10.ps1 這個 gist 提供了 script 將 Windows 10 侵犯隱私的程式都關閉: "Reclaim Windows 10" turns off a bunch of unnecessary Windows 10 telemetery, removes bloatware, and privacy invasions. Review and tweak before running. Scripts for reversing are included and commented. Fork via … Continue reading

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Lenovo 開始出 Microsoft-only 機了,其他的 OS 都會被鎖住不能用

有人在 Reddit 上抱怨買了一台 Lenovo 的機器卻不能裝 Linux,因為會抓不到硬碟:「Warning: Microsoft Signature PC program now requires that you can't run Linux. Lenovo's recent Ultrabooks among affected systems.」,官方回覆是: This system has a Signature Edition of Windows 10 Home installed. It is locked per our agreement … Continue reading

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