Security Researcher Exposes Windows 8 Bootkit

Windows 8 Bootkit Demo from Peter Kleissner on Vimeo.

Austrian security researcher Peter Kleissner has exposed a bootkit running on Windows 8. The bootkit named Stoned Lite bootkit passes through both User Access Control and Windows bootloader security to perform its action.

Hope Microsoft fixes this hole soon.

Source: ZDNet

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