Kernel Rootkit Analysis Tag

One of the common misconceptions regarding a conventional sandbox is how much it can actually observe when evaluating an object for malicious behavior. Because a conventional sandbox runs in an isolated virtual machine environment, an object can safely execute without risk of...

Many of today’s advanced persistent threats have been climbing up the ladder - quite literally: Instead of only using user-mode components, APTs more and more frequently include components that are running as part of the operating system kernel. These kernel components run with the...