Popureb is a rootkit for the Windows platform that affects the Master Boot Record (MBR) of the infected disk. While it is technically inferior to other MBR-based rootkits with respect to reliability and self-protection techniques, Popureb has received significant media attention recently. This technical paper describes the threat, explains remediation and is intended to dispel any lingering myths regarding its operational abilities.
Télécharger 'Popureb - A small rootkit with a big reputation'
Mike Wood, Michele Freschi and Ahmed Zaki are Threat Researchers for SophosLabs, Sophos, Inc. Télécharger maintenant
By Mike Wood, Michele Freschi and Ahmed Zaki, SophosLabs, Sophos Inc.