Staying There

  • John Aycock
Part of the Advances in Information Security book series (ADIS, volume 50)


Spyware has taken some lessons from Greek mythology. Sisyphus was condemned for eternity to roll a large rock up a hill; just when he reached the top of the hill, the rock would roll back down and he would have to start again. Sisyphus learned that it was hard getting something where you wanted it, but it was even harder getting it to stay there.


Virtual Machine Passive Avoidance Hash Table System Call Active Avoidance 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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