Last visit was: It is currently Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:16 pm


All times are UTC-05:00




Post new topic Reply to topic  [6 posts ] 
    Author Message
     Post subject:Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Tue Mar 31, 2009 3:56 pm 
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Sat Nov 17, 2007 8:45 am
    Posts:203
    I've been watching the progress of 0.2.0 with anticipation and interest, and came up with some interesting ideas, some of which should be relatively simple to implement, and other possibly much harder, depending on how Onlink works under the bonnet. So, here we go:

    Basework for ideas: With the development of NPC based attacks on the player, and the C# interface, it would be nice to see a few viruses and trojans and similar out there, as well as player made. I highly suspect that this is under consideration/done.

    Since there are viruses, there must be antivirus programs. Presumably, the ones at Onlink ISS are going to be the top of the range. But, other companies would also sell them. So, these ones are most likely going to be one or two revision lower.

    Idea one: Since we already have a Log Modifier, how about a Filename Editor? You could upload (e.g.) Denial, or any other malicious, dud, or backdoor program to the AV company's system, delete the current AV revision, and rename Denial to the AV's filename. Logout, wait a day or so, and suddenly Denial is full of (Unknowing and unwitting) clients, due to them getting the "latest" AV and running it on their machines.

    This could even be a job in order to discredit a competitor's company.

    Ideas two and three depend on the complexity of the c# interface.

    Idea two: If the C# interface can decompile programs as well as compile, then it would be possible to decompile programs you already have, say, a monitor bypasser.
    Assemble that code as the payload of an infectious virus, and let it loose.

    Idea three: Seeing as there are AV programs, something which would be awesome to try is for the player to make a virus-hunting virus, non-malicious to everything except a certain file, which it would wipe. It'd still need to be able to evade AV programs, but would be an interesting weapon.


    Top
    Offline  
     Post subject:Re: Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Thu May 07, 2009 1:17 am 
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Wed Nov 05, 2008 7:08 am
    Posts:138
    I would rather decide for myself, whether this ideas are "interesting".
    :lol:


    Last edited by ghost_sypher on Fri May 08, 2009 5:13 pm, edited 1 time in total.

    Top
    Offline  
     Post subject:Re: Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Fri May 08, 2009 12:55 pm 
    Just so you know, you brought this upon yourself. Dancefight.
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Sat Apr 02, 2005 3:31 pm
    Posts:1171
    Location:The vicinity of an area adjacent to a location.
    Quote:
    and the C# interface
    lolwut?

    _________________
    - Tycho

    Image


    Top
    Offline  
     Post subject:Re: Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Sat May 09, 2009 5:52 am 
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Sat Nov 17, 2007 8:45 am
    Posts:203
    Oh, whatever the program thing is meant to be, I was on a sugar buzz when I wrote that.


    Top
    Offline  
     Post subject:Re: Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Tue May 19, 2009 7:38 pm 
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Sun Feb 12, 2006 8:56 pm
    Posts:1019
    Website:http://eddieringle.com
    Location:Detroit, MI
    Quote:
    Quote:
    and the C# interface
    lolwut?
    I think he means the C++ compiler.

    _________________
    -- Eddie Ringle

    Check out Elysian Shadows and consider backing us on Kickstarter!

    ====================================

    Image


    Top
    Offline  
     Post subject:Re: Interesting, (hopefully) original idea.
    PostPosted:Wed May 20, 2009 8:26 am 
    User avatar
     

    Joined:Sat Nov 17, 2007 8:45 am
    Posts:203
    Yeah. That.

    :oops:

    >_> Sorry, I oughta check my facts before posting stuff.


    Top
    Offline  
    Display posts from previous: Sort by 
    Post new topic Reply to topic

      All times are UTC-05:00


      Who is online

      Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


      You cannot post new topics in this forum
      You cannot reply to topics in this forum
      You cannot edit your posts in this forum
      You cannot delete your posts in this forum
      You cannot post attachments in this forum

      Search for:
      Jump to:  
      Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
      Theme created by Miah with assistance from hyprnova