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Windows 7: Hiding that you use a VM

06 Sep 2009   #11


Without actually knowing anything about hte program, I cannot refute what you are saying, mckillwashere. It makes sense to me.

Or it could be performing some other check as well....

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06 Sep 2009   #12

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

Im installing xp pro sp3 into a vm to check the system info to see if i can find a solution for you.
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06 Sep 2009   #13

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

I saw multiple things that start Vmware. Even when I launched Astra it said this is running inside of a vm. Results may be incorrect.

Unless you can figure out a way to mask ALL 6 of them, I must say good luck uless if you re-write the program to ignore that check.

The vm is running with 512 mb of ram.
1 2.3 ghz processor
Fresh from install. No other programs installed.

The cd-rom is the only one i can think of a way to bypass and that is disabling the drive.
But I honestly believe it checks the bios.

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