AutoRun and AutoPlay are Windows features that enable the automatic execution of specified programs when a removable medium, such as a USB flash drive, is attached to the computer. These two features are a common vector of installing unwanted malicious software, so it always advised to disable them in order to enhance the system’s security. You will find below the necessary steps that are required in order to disable these features under Windows XP
Archive for December, 2010
I’ve written a small utility in Python that has the capability to manipulate the binary data files that hold the Microsoft Windows registry. These files are called hives.