Signature, Malicious activity, and?

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by TechOutsider, Feb 23, 2009.

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  1. TechOutsider

    TechOutsider Registered Member

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    The wikipedia article on Antivirus software mentions the above two methods as the sole two AV's use to detect malware. Don't most, if not all AVs, look for general matches to existing signatures? Somewhat related, if not, generic signatures? Some also use in-the-cloud technologies, right?
     
  2. ronjor

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    Interesting article from ESET. PDF file.
     
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    TechOutsider Registered Member

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    Phew. Thought you were going to shut down this thread.
     
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    Thank You Ron, Enjoyed reading that.
     
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    You are most welcome deanmartin. :)
     
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    a good read indeed..thanks for that.
     
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