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BSoD reintroduced in Windows Vista and 7?

September 9, 2009 Leave a comment Go to comments

Remember the Teardrop attacks for Win95 and WinNT?

They involved sending mangled IP fragments with overlapping, over-sized payloads to the target machine. This caused crashes on Windows 3.1x, Windows 95 and Windows NT operating systems due to a bug in their TCP/IP fragmentation re-assembly code, as well as on versions of Linux prior to versions 2.0.32 and 2.1.63.

Microsoft seems to have reintroduced this popular feature in Windows 7, courtesy the rewritten TCP/IP and SMB2 stacks.

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  1. January 9, 2010 at 8:47 am

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