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Recording All Operations on a Device during Unprotected Phase and Running Malware Detection When Full Protection Has Returned

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000206518D
Publication Date: 2011-Apr-28
Document File: 3 page(s) / 40K

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Abstract

This invention discloses a method that records all operations in a device during the phase when the software application protecting those operations is not running in its full efficiency. The recorded operations can be proactively checked for potential security threats when the software application is recovered.

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Recording All Operations on a Device during Unprotected Phase and Running Malware Detection When Full Protection Has Returned

Amol Bhutada    

Symantec Corporation

Abstract

This invention discloses a method that records all operations in a device during the phase when the software application protecting those operations is not running in its full efficiency.  The recorded operations can be proactively checked for potential security threats when the software application is recovered.

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Recording All Operations on a Device during Unprotected Phase and Running Malware Detection When Full Protection Has Returned

Problem Statement

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