Musings of a PC

Thoughts about Windows, TV and technology in general

Working with least privilege

Security is everywhere and it is one of my favourite projects. I particularly enjoy the work that Aaron Margosis has done in promoting using least privilege on the desktop.

However, Microsoft need to do more to ensure that their whole product portfolio runs this way. Here is an easy starter – fix Reader so that you can authorise it for DRM books, and then read those DRM books without needing administrator rights.

Roll on the security topics at Tech-Ed 2005 .

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