[vlc-devel] [PATCH] win32: do not load wininet.dll on startup, it's not a Known DLL

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Fri Mar 10 18:03:53 CET 2017

Le perjantaina 10. maaliskuuta 2017, 17.50.46 EET Jean-Baptiste Kempf a 
écrit :
> On Fri, 10 Mar 2017, at 17:49, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> > You can also remove DLLs from the known list.
> This requires a lot of manipulation and is hard to do without breaking
> the whole Windows.

AFAIK, it´s just registry keys. And unless you have littered your app 
directories with files named after known DLL, it won´t break anything.

> Also, this is the majority of cases.

Somehow, I doubt all attackers will be dissuaded by that.


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