Researchers hack Wi-Fi driver to breach laptop
Security researchers have found a way to seize control of a laptop computer by manipulating buggy code in the system's wireless device driver.
The hack will be demonstrated at the upcoming Black Hat USA 2006 conference during a presentation by David Maynor, a research engineer with Internet Security Systems and Jon Ellch, a student at the U.S. Naval postgraduate school in Monterey, California.
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