Kernel Virtual Address Shadow


One of the key features of Microsoft‘s patches is the “Kernel Virtual Address Shadow” (a term coined by Microsoft), or KVAS for short. This feature effectively blocks the Meltdown attack, as it leaves very little kernel memory accessible to user mode code. In this blog post we provide a deep dive analysis of this feature. [Read More]
by RSS Minh Tran  |  Jan 25, 2018  |  Filed in: Security Research