Issue No. 02 - March/April (2007 vol. 5)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2007.28
Vanessa Gratzer , Universit? Paris II Panth?on-Assas
David Naccache , ?cole normale sup?rieure
Is it possible to prove that a computer is malware-free without pulling out its hard disk? This article introduces a novel hardware inspection technique based on the injection of carefully crafted code and the analysis of its output and execution time.
malware, quine, worms, security, code, attacks
Vanessa Gratzer, David Naccache, "Alien vs. Quine", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 5, no. , pp. 26-31, March/April 2007, doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.28