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Old 11-24-2008, 07:38 AM   #1
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Default Can a keylogger jump between OSes in multiboot?

If I've two XPs installed, one in C: and the other in D: drive, and a keylogger gets into the C: drive Windows, can it jump to the D: drive so that when I boot the D: drive Windows installation, it will log keystrokes there as well?

And suppose there is no internet connection configured for D: drive, can it pass on the logs to C:, and then upload them when the C: installation boots?

Maybe I'm being paranoid, but still...

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Old 12-01-2008, 09:22 PM   #2
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Default Re: Can a keylogger jump between OSes in multiboot?

sure it could if it had read / write permission on the other disk / partition when both of those are plugged in together.
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