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Re: Exploit: Windows95/98/ (NT?) Autorun
From: adam () HOMEPORT ORG (Adam Shostack)
Date: Tue, 26 May 1998 16:32:24 -0400
Aleph One wrote:
| This is a summary of this thread. I am killing it here.
No! I must get my two cents in! ;)
More seriously, the below only works on Win95. Under NT, you need the
TweakUI control panel from MS power tools.
| Axon <axon2017 () students johnco cc ks us> show us how to disable the
| AutoRun feature:
| 1) Get to the "System" Control panel. This is accessible by right
| clicking on the "My Computer" icon and selecting "Properties" or by
| selecting "System" from the control panel.
| 2) Choose the "Device Manager" tab in the System Properties window, and
| Expand the "CDROM" branch by clicking on the + next to it. This will
| display all CD-ROM devices attached to your computer.
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