“Have you gone mad?“, I hear you cry!
Last month (and year), I posted about limiting the functionality of PowerShell – Security Focus: Set ConstrainedLanguage Mode on My Machine.
This month (and this year), I’ve found an oddity with this particular technique…
Warning: Don’t Try This At Home!
Whilst playing around with the __PSLockdownPolicy setting, I discovered that using a negative value causes the default PowerShell hosts to crash.
[Environment]::SetEnvironmentVariable('__PSLockdownPolicy', '-1', 'Machine')
Let’s try and start PS…
Duly reported to the PowerShell powers that be.