Sun Operating System/Computer Virus Infection

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Hi there ! I would like to find out if it is possible to create an emulated operating system environment that is capable of executing any and all forms of malware within it.

Thank you.

Answer
As long as you specify, "any and all", I must say, "no". Some virus or other malware actually infects the BIOS, and will not run on an emulated system.

I imagine you may have reasonable success with products such as VirtualBox, but "any and all" isn't going to be true.

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Jay Plesset

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Installing, running, patching the Solaris operating system on X86 and Sparc platforms. I have experience with Solaris 8, 9, and 10. I worked for Sun for 10 years, and am a "Certified Solaris Administrator"

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I have experience with Solaris 8, 9, and 10. I worked for Sun for 10 years, and am a "Certified Solaris Administrator"

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http://todays-home.com (Internet radio program, where I'm the resident "tech talk" guru. We talk about computers, audio systems, anything technical.

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Sun Solaris training, by Sun Microsystems

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