DLL hijacking problem

Andy Koppe andy.koppe@gmail.com
Fri Aug 27 13:46:00 GMT 2010

On 27 August 2010 14:16, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> This DLL hijacking problem goes from simmering to boiling pretty fast
> right now:
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/2269637.mspx
> The exploit DB fills rapidly in the last couple of days:
> http://www.exploit-db.com/search/?action=search&filter_page=1&filter_description=DLL+Hijacking&filter_author=&filter_platform=0&filter_type=0&filter_port=&filter_osvdb=&filter_cve=
> Given
> http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff919712%28VS.85%29.aspx

Oh my. Funnily enough, MSDN's "Using Run-Time Dynamic Linking"
example, which is linked to from the LoadLibrary and GetProcAddress
pages, still invokes LoadLibrary with a relative path.


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