In this blogpost we are going to look into hooks, how to find them, and how to restore the original functions.
Author: Oliver Bachtik
CVE Farming through Software Center – A group effort to flush out zero-day privilege escalations
Intro In this blog post we discuss a zero-day topic for finding privilege escalation vulnerabilities discovered by Ahmad Mahfouz. It abuses applications like Software Center, which are typically used in large-scale environments for automated software deployment performed on demand by regular (i.e. unprivileged) users. Since the topic resulted in a possible attack surface across many … Continue reading CVE Farming through Software Center – A group effort to flush out zero-day privilege escalations