So you are probably looking at that and thinking ‘really?’ – I know how you feel. This is how I felt after I intended this to be step 1 of my tutorial and I ran it through virustotal and it returned 0/56 detection. I’d like to stress that this is an incredible simple and most basic technique, yet its success is still rather astonishing.
Alright, so antivirus is dead. We all know that. That being said, we can’t argue that over 95% of organizations are still depending on antivirus to protect endpoints.
Is this fool proof technique? I would be inclined to say no. The bar will be raised, but a new type of cat and mouse game will begin.