Delve inside windows architecture and internals—and see how core components work behind the scenes. As always, you get critical insider perspectives on how Windows operates. Led by three renowned internals experts, this classic guide is fully updated for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2—and now presents its coverage in two volumes.
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This book will help you:· understand the window system architecture and its most important entities, such as processes and threads· examine how processes manage resources and threads scheduled for execution inside processes· Observe how Windows manages virtual and physical memory· Dig into the Windows I/O system and see how device drivers work and integrate with the rest of the system· Go inside the Windows security model to see how it manages access, and authorization, auditing, and learn about the new mechanisms in Windows 10 and Server 2016 .
Windows Internals, Part 1: System architecture, processes, threads, memory management, and more 7th Edition - The definitive guide–fully updated for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016Delve inside Windows architecture and internals, and see how core components work behind the scenes.
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Practical Reverse Engineering: x86, x64, ARM, Windows Kernel, Reversing Tools, and ObfuscationWiley - Practical reverse engineering goes under the hood of reverse engineering for security analysts, and system programmers, security engineers, so they can learn how to use these same processes to stop hackers in their tracks. No starch Press. Microsoft Press. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
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Advanced Windows DebuggingAddison-Wesley Professional - No starch Press. This book stands out from all other Win32 debugging literature, thanks to its in-depth examples–including resolving intricate problems like stack and heap corruptions. Kinshuman, windows core os division, development lead, microsoft the first In-Depth, Insider’s Guide to Powerful Windows Debugging For Windows developers, Real-World, few tasks are more challenging than debugging–-or more crucial.
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Part i overview chapter 1 introduction to the tools chapter 2 introduction to the debuggers chapter 3 debugger uncovered chapter 4 managing symbol and source files part ii applied debugging chapter 5 memory corruptions part i – stacks Chapter 6 Memory Corruptions Part I – Heaps Chapter 7 Security Chapter 8 Inter-process Communication Chapter 9 Resource Leaks Chapter 10 Synchronization Part III Advanced Topics Chapter 11 Writing Custom Debugger Extensions Chapter 12 64-bit Debugging Chapter 13 Postmortem Debugging Chapter 14 Power Tools Chapter 15 Windows Vista Fundamentals Appendix A Application Verifier Test Settings If you like Advanced Windows Debugging, keep an eye out for ADVANCED.
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What Makes It Page?: The Windows 7 x64 Virtual Memory ManagerCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - Microsoft Press. No starch Press. There is plenty of information available on these subjects, including the MSDN Library, the WDK documentation and several excellent books. With a certain mindset, it might even be something fun to know. Used book in Good Condition. All of the analysis and experiments have been performed on this particular version only.
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What Makes It Page?: The Windows 7 x64 Virtual Memory Manager - Parts i and ii provide information on the x64 processor and enough details on kernel mode code execution to help readers approaching these subjects for the first time. This is a book for curious people. Used book in Good Condition. Rather, its purpose is to analyze how the Virtual Memory Manager works, simply because it is something worth knowing.
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. Used book in Good Condition. Box examines com from the perspective of a C++ developer, offering a familiar frame of reference to ease you into the topic. Microsoft Press. Used book in Good Condition. No starch Press. Used book in Good Condition.