Internet Explorer 8 was utterly destroyed by the security researcher Stephen Fewer who used three various techniques crack through the IE 8′s security parts such as ASLR/DEP. He also managed to escape the protected mood of the IE 8 and that was a quite a mesmerizing feat by a independent researcher. Here is what Aarion Portnoy, the organizer of Pwn2Own said about the amazing feat -A good excuse to post the wallpaper above by Joshua Holbrook.“He used three vulnerabilities to bypass ASLR and DEP, but also escape Protected Mode. That’s something we’ve not seen at Pwn2Own before,” Aarion Portnoy
Friday, March 11, 2011
Internet Explorer destroyed
Here's a report from Pwn2Own, where hackers try to pwn various browsers for prizes.