How to kill your Windows machine in one second (critical NTFS vulnerability)
There is a critical vulnerability in Windows which will destroy the NTFS file system when opening a certain file URL. At the time of this writing, the bug was not yet fixed.
Disclaimer: This problem could be fixed at the time you are reading this.
Do not repeat that at home or send any other person that link!
There is a big problem in all Windows systems which leads to a destroyed file system (NTFS), and this just by opening a link with:
- Windows explorer
- Any kind of browser
- Clicking on this specially crafted link on a webpage or e-mail
Here is a video (in German) from the German YouTuber "The Morpheus blog" which demonstrates the problem pretty good.
Another Tweet about the topic, warning about this critical vulnerability: