This zero-day vulnerability emerged in the Hacking Team leak, which could allow attackers to have remote control of the affected system when exploited successfully. In addition, affected systems can be potentially infected with rootkits and bootkits.
A complete discussion of the different vulnerability categories, including case studies of vulnerable SCADA HMIs. The paper also provides a guide for vulnerability researchers, as well as vendors on quick and efficient bug discovery.
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