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by Chester Wisniewski

CPLINK Shortcut mitigation and certificate revocation

I have spent the last three days looking at how we can best protect ourselves against the latest Windows zero day vulnerability, aside from running up to date anti-virus software. We have named this exploit CPLINK within SophosLabs referring to the fact that it is a Control Panel .lnk exploit. To begin the exercise I […]