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    SubjectRe: Out of tree module using LSM
    > Fortunately for all concerned, although Alan's self-modifying code is indeed a
    > possibility, it's much less of an issue than the sort of malware that can be
    > found with a simple "find this 27-byte sequence, which will be found in either
    > block 36 or 37 of the file"

    Thats a very old model of detection ;)

    There is another usage case for this stuff as well - which is on the fly
    indexing of material. An indexer has the same basic needs as a virus
    checker (without the blocking aspect) and doesn't have to be robust
    against sneaky material.

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