[cryptome] Re: How reliable is this new Detekt?

  • From: Redmond <darkredptc@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: cryptome@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:11:11 -0700

Detekt's detection scope is really small it's. I imagine it just looks at
startup and common file locations. I'm sure you all know how easy it is to
change a digital signature.

Its a cool fad and having finfisher signatures are cool but its a fad
On Nov 21, 2014 2:08 PM, "John Young" <jya@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> We used it last night. It found no malware. It cautioned if still
> suspicious
> have an expert check the machine.
>
> So what Detekt left on our machine is yet to be spied. Rummaged
> through our prison-grade secrets for two hours. In closing, it blinked
> a sign: "You been pwnd by Amnesty and EFF. Edward Snowden."
>
>
> At 03:28 PM 11/21/2014, you wrote:
>
>> http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/nov/20/amnesty-
>> launches-detekt-app-scan-for-spyware
>>
>> https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/11/detekt-new-malware-
>> detection-tool-can-expose-illegitimate-state-surveillance
>>
>>
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