Recently, Trend Micro, a security technology company, was found cheating on Microsoft's kernel driven security test suite. Problematic kernel drivers tmcomm.sys When Microsoft's WHQL test suite is detected, its behavior will be changed to meet the conditions, especially to access only the available memory in the non paged pool that is not executable in Windows 10 system.
But there is no such restriction in the daily operation of the system, so many critics call it trend technology
Volkswagen was later fined billions of dollars, but in the trend technology incident, the main consequence was that Microsoft added these drivers to the driver compatibility database, meaning that they would be blocked when Windows 10 was installed.
Trend technology has now removed rootkit Buster from its official website, claiming that the company actually asked Microsoft to block these drivers. Trend technology presentation
Based on the survey in the [demirk API] blog, our development team has found a potential middle-level security problem and has made efforts to ensure that it is properly and quickly solved. Due to caution, we have removed the current version of the tool from the site while evaluating and remediating it.
We are working closely with Microsoft partners to ensure that our code meets their stringent standards.
As for the criticism that trend technology is trying to bypass Microsoft's certification process to some extent, we want to make it clear again that this is not the case. We are working closely with Microsoft's partners to ensure that our code meets their strict standards.