IObit Protected Folder Authentication Bypass

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by kyREcon, Jul 19, 2012.

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  1. kyREcon

    kyREcon Registered Member

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    This article demonstrates a vulnerability to the IObit Protected Folder v1.1 security application, which can be locally exploited by an attacker to gain access to confidential information protected by this application.

    You can read the article here.
     
  2. Alicelost

    Alicelost Registered Member

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    I seen this was posted on iobit forums yesterday
    but its not there today , you would think they didn't want anyone to know ,
     
  3. kyREcon

    kyREcon Registered Member

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    I believe IObit should think about the following:

    "If I sell locks, saying that they will keep you safe, but they can be unlocked without a key (as in this case) and I know about it, but I keep selling them and advertise them as secure, can I be sued by my customers for fraud?"
     
  4. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

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    Based on Trusteer Rapport - nope.
     
  5. x942

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    LOL it's funny because it's true ;)

    This program is useless anyways save the trouble and boot a live CD.
     
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