System and method for protecting a client during runtime from hostile downloadables

  • US 6,480,962 B1
  • Filed: 04/18/2000
  • Issued: 11/12/2002
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/08/1996
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A computer-based method, comprising:

  • monitoring substantially in parallel a plurality of subsystems of the operating system during runtime for an event caused from a request made by a Downloadable;

    interrupting processing of the request;

    comparing information pertaining to the Downloadable against a predetermined security policy; and

    performing a predetermined responsive action based on the comparison.

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