September 3, 2007

Virtualized rootkits: invisible or not?

Author: JT Smith

"There has been a lot of buzz around the topic of virtualized rootkits thanks to the features bundled in modern cpus from AMD and Intel.
Polish researcher Joanna Rutkowska has been working on a new version of Blue-Pill, her proof of concept invisible rootkit, while a team made by three prominent security experts challenged her that there is not an "invisible" rootkit, and that they were going to present at BlackHat conference various techniques to detect Blue-Pill .... "

Link: Security Focus

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