Thursday, April 30, 2009
AutoRun removied in Windows 7
Microsoft announced that AutoRun will be canceled in Windows in the feature, which has always been to provide opportunities for malicious attacks. As we know,During AutoPlay, the Autorun.inf file from the media is parsed.
Now AutoRun changes in Windows 7,In order to help prevent malware from spreading (such as Conficker) using the AutoRun mechanism.
However, this change applies only to removable drives.And CD and DVD and other video media player still can run.