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Re: Security with USB Devices
From: "soccer4net () netzero com" <soccer4net () netzero com>
Date: Fri, 5 Aug 2005 21:34:16 GMT


This is true.  Any user can install a natively supported device, or any one where the driver is preinstalled.  

The purpose of the "Load and unload device drivers" right given to Admins is to prevent the introduction of 
unstable/malicious drivers to the system, not adding of a new hardware.

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