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 JIS  Vol.4 No.2 , April 2013
Features of Virus Detection Mechanism in Microsoft Security Essentials (Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection)
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Abstract: In this paper, a signature-based selective mechanism in detecting virus signatures in executable files was found and investigated. A pattern under which the Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus software not detecting a virus signature deliberately placed in files was revealed.
Cite this paper: D. Silnov, "Features of Virus Detection Mechanism in Microsoft Security Essentials (Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection)," Journal of Information Security, Vol. 4 No. 2, 2013, pp. 124-127. doi: 10.4236/jis.2013.42014.
References

[1]   D. S. Silnov, “Problems of Antivirus False Positives,” Applied Informatics, 2012, pp. 63-66.

[2]   Microsoft Security Essentials—Free Antivirus Software. http://windows.microsoft. com/ru-RU/win dows/products/security- essentials

[3]   Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection, Antivirus Protection against Malware. http://www.microsoft. com/ru-ru/server-cloud/fore front/ endpoint-protection.aspx

[4]   Introduction to Code Signing. http://msdn.microso ft.com/en-us/library/ms5373 61%28v=vs. 85%29.aspx

[5]   WinHEX. http://www.winhex.com/winhex/

[6]   Fake Anti-Virus Software and Related Threats, Microsoft Security Center. http://www.microsoft. com/ru-ru/security/pc-security/ antivirus-rogue.aspx

[7]   Bitdefender Antivirus Software. http://www.bitdefender.ru/

[8]   The Stuxnet Sting. http://blogs.technet.com/b/mmpc/archive/2010/07/16/the-stuxnet-sting.aspx

 
 
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