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Re: WehnTrust - When you have to trust Wehntrust
From: H D Moore <fdlist () digitaloffense net>
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2006 14:51:29 -0600

Any chance you contacted Wehnus about it? The "hot fix" is just to open 
regedit, browse to this key, and place the command line quotes. Minor 
problem, but I am sure Matt would have appreciated an email first.

-HD

On Monday 16 January 2006 14:47, Thierry Zoller wrote:
Dear  List,

Small blurp I came around; when Wehntrust creates the autostart key
it forgets to correctly quote the string in the key and thus may
trigger an autostart of c:\program.bat|exe|com up-on reboot... [2]

Quoting [1] :
^^^^^^^^^^^^
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
--- c:\program files\sub dir\program.exe,

In this case, the system will successively expand the string when
interpreting the file path, until a module is encountered to execute.
The string used in the above example would be interpreted as follows:

   c:\program.exe
   c:\program files\sub.exe
   c:\program files\sub dir\program.exe
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
------

[1]
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-November/038789
.html [2] Only a real issue in Windows 2000, WinXP restricted
    users don't have the right to write to c:\
[3] http://secdev.zoller.lu
[4] http://www.wehnus.com/
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