troubleshooting Question

What has fixed sticky keys vulnerability?

Avatar of spencerturbine
spencerturbine asked on
OS SecurityVulnerabilities
10 Comments1 Solution2681 ViewsLast Modified:
Oddly enough I am having some trouble tracking down what specific patch on a Windows XP pro box is actively protecting sethc.exe

I am not sure it its sp3 or an individual security update. Maybe its our trend micro thats protecting that file.

Does anyone know what specific patch from microsoft addressed this vulnerability and can point me exactly where I can read that?

Just for additional information, when I am logged onto the machine, when I rename sethc.exe to sethc_old.exe a new one is created with in seconds. This is obviously a protection against this type of attack.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Toni Uranjek
Consultant/Trainer

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 10 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 10 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros