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As sophisticated tools that combine static and dynamic analysis become more ubiquitous, cybercriminals are developing increasingly-evasive malware components that actively counteract analysis and behavior identification. Is this another arms race? Or is it possible to define, quantify, and identify "evasiveness" and use it as a way to detect malicious intent? This talk presents an overview of the problem and how it's been attacked from both industry and academia.
Presenter: Giovanni Vigna, CTO, Lastline
What will you learn by viewing Giovanni's video on chasing evasive malware
- Malware (both web-based and binary) is in continuous evolution
- Evasive malware is increasing in quantity and sophistication
- Most sandbox-based anti-malware approaches can be easily bypassed
- There is a need for novel techniques that can identify evasive behaviour