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Evading ACPI checks in commercial virtualization platforms

Overview Dozens of virtual machine checks are scattered throughout various open-source projects. You’ll see a handful of the same checks in various applications, from commercial to fully fleshed-out malware. The checks typically involve looking for drivers, devices, processes, registry entries, custom vendor information, timing attacks, etc. Most of these methods are easily mitigated by tweaking […]

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