[cryptography] fonts and viruses

Warren Kumari warren at kumari.net
Tue Dec 15 10:18:46 EST 2015


Duqu exploited a vulnerability in the Windows TrueType font parser to gain
kernel privs.

!2013. Also some similar instances IIRC ~2011.

W

On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 7:23 AM Givon Zirkind <givonne at gmx.com> wrote:

> i've been researching this subject with little results.  is it possible
> to some how include a virus in a font?  otf or ttf?
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