[Battlemesh] Exploit code on the wifi chip
paul.fuxjaeger at gmx.at
Fri Apr 7 23:45:12 CEST 2017
On 07/04/2017 22:14, Ben West wrote:
> The ars tech story points refers to this story by Google.
"a vast amount of this research applies to other systems including the
same Wi-Fi SoCs"
"In the next blog post, we’ll see how we can use our assumed control of
the Wi-Fi SoC in order to further escalate our privileges into the
application processor, taking over the host’s operating system!"
Reminds me of a paper that tried to estimate "how many minutes it may
take for a baseband worm to spread over a large city", depending on the
current density of devices. Mind boggling stuff.
Will those worms install a proper mesh routing protocol while there at
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