Monitoring Access to Shared Memory-Mapped Files

  title={Monitoring Access to Shared Memory-Mapped Files},
  author={Christian G. Sarmoria and Steve J. Chapin},
The post-mortem state of a compromised system may not contain enough evidence regarding what transpired during an attack to explain the attacker’s modus operandi. Current systems that reconstruct sequences of events gather potential evidence at runtime by monitoring events and objects at the system call level. The reconstruction process starts with a detection point, such as a file with suspicious contents, and establishes a dependency chain with all the processes and files that could be… CONTINUE READING

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