Linked by David Adams on Wed 14th Sep 2011 14:18 UTC, submitted by Discott
Privacy, Security, Encryption McAfee demonstrated the workings of its new McAfee DeepSAFE technology at the Intel Developer Forum on Tuesday. It sits beyond the operating system and close to the silicon, and by operating beyond the OS, it provides a direct view of system memory and processor activity. Among the threats that it detects are Stuxnet, SpyEye, the TDSS roorkit family and the NTRootkit.
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premature negativism
by AndrewZ on Wed 14th Sep 2011 18:33 UTC
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This strikes me as a whole new aspect of operating systems theory and implementation. I find this very interesting, and expect to see a slew of new, related products following.

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