Joanna Rutkowska, a stealth malware researcher at Singapore-based IT security firm COSEINC, says the new Blue Pill concept uses AMD's SVM/Pacifica virtualization technology to create an ultra-thin hypervisor that takes complete control of the underlying operating system.More details at eWeek.
Rutkowska plans to discuss the idea and demonstrate a working prototype for Windows Vista x64 at the SyScan Conference in Singapore on July 21 and at the Black Hat Briefings in Las Vegas on Aug. 3.
Researcher creates 100% undetectable malware
Posted on Friday, Jun 30 2006 @ 00:41 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
A security researcher has built a working prototype of a new type of malware that remains 100 percent undetectable, even on Windows Vista x64 systems: