SophosLabs Released Free Tool to Validate Microsoft Shortcut

I read this on the Internet Storm Center yesterdaySophos has released a tool that will provide detection against the Windows shortcut exploit announced last week (originally being used to exploit Siemens SCADA machines).  Be careful, this is a nasty vulnerability with a large scope — the entire Windows family of OS going back to NT as far I’m aware.  If you want to play with the vulnerability yourself it has to be added to Metasploit — thanks hd!

SophosLabs has made a video available on what is the exploit and how the tool works here and the tool is available for downloaded here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s