driver signing


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driver signing

Code signing a software driver to ensure its identity and integrity. See code signing and driver.
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The problem isn't necessarily the driver signing a contract in August of 2005 to race for another team in 2007.
One way we have seen rootkits hide themselves on 64-bit systems is bypassing driver signing checks done by winload.
According to Microsoft, its WHQL program promotes driver signing for designated device classes as a mechanism to advance the quality of drivers, provide a better user experience and reduce vendor support costs.