[unisog] Pen testers after my own heart...

Joel Esler eslerj at gmail.com
Mon Jun 12 22:03:20 GMT 2006


Maybe I didn't seen anyone suggest this...

Disable USB in the bios?

There are tools out there that will prevent USB drives being plugged
in, thorugh registry monitoring.

J

On 6/12/06, Michael Holstein <michael.holstein at csuohio.edu> wrote:
> > I even got a special USB key with a partition that
> > identified itself as a CDROM drive to try to get autorun working, but
> > never even got that to work.
>
> This hack is how vendor-supplied ones do it (eg: trade-show freebies).
>
> > So user education and epoxy seem to be the only two solutions that I can
> > think of.  I'll give you one guess as to which method I'd actually
> > trust.  ;-)
>
> Social Darwinism : try to make something idoit proof, and nature will
> provide a better idoit.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Michael Holstein CISSP GCIA
> Cleveland State University
>
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-- 
--Joel


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