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D&D of MOGs: Vol. VII-IX (1st beta), page 1/4 :


Bot Fighting 201: Declarative Data+Code Obfuscation with Build-Time Polymorphism in C++

Quote:
“Technically, what we’re looking for here, is any kind of bijection; we’ll use this bijection to convert our data from one representation into another one (and as it is a bijection, we can revert it later).”
Another Quote:
“As we’re not writing our obf<> classes manually (instead, we have a code generator doing it for us on each build), the sky is the limit to the obfuscations we can generate.”

Bot Fighting 103. Code Integrity Checks, Code Scrambling

Quote:
“Bingo! We’ve got an executable, which automagically performs TONS of integrity checks, which checks are spread all over the executable, and are extremely non-obvious too.”
Another Quote:
“This approach of ‘not revealing code until attack costs are high’ is certainly not limited to payments.”

Bot Fighting 102: System-Specific Kinda-Protection. Anti-Debugger, Anti-DLL-Injection, VM Detection.

Quote:
“it is fundamentally impossible to prevent (or detect) debugging, at least as long we’re staying on one single box.”
Another Quote:
“DON’T spend more than 10% of your overall anti-bot-fighting time budget on system-specific protections.”