Windows 10 Internals - Threads, Memory and Security

Recent versions of Windows 8.x and 10 have a number of enhancements and new features as they relate to threads and scheduling, memory management, and security. This course continues exploring recent Windows versions as it relates to these topics.
Course info
Rating
(11)
Level
Advanced
Updated
Mar 5, 2019
Duration
4h 2m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Threads and Scheduling
Memory Management: Fundamentals
Memory Management: Advanced Features
Security: Fundamentals
Security: Advanced Features
Description
Course info
Rating
(11)
Level
Advanced
Updated
Mar 5, 2019
Duration
4h 2m
Description

At the core of Windows system level development or research is a thorough knowledge of Windows Internals. In this course, Windows 10 Internals - Threads, Memory and Security, you’ll learn features and enhancements in recent versions of Windows. First, you’ll learn about threads and scheduling. Next, you’ll explore memory management. Finally, you’ll discover how security works in Windows. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of modern Windows 10 Internals that will help you as you delve into security research or system level development.

About the author
About the author

Pavel is a developer, trainer, author and speaker, specializing in Microsoft technologies. He's the co-author of "Windows Internals, 7th edition" (MS Press, 2017) and "WPF 4.5 Cookbook" (Packt, 2012).

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Pavel Yosifovich, and welcome to my course, Windows 10 Internals - Threads, Memory, and Security. I'm a developer and trainer working quite a bit with the internals of Windows. In this course, we're going to learn about various internal features and enhancements in the recent versions of Windows. The major topics that we will cover are threads and scheduling, memory management, and security. By the end of this course, you'll gain a deeper understanding of internal mechanisms in recent versions of Windows, which you'll be able to use in development or research. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with the basics of Windows internals such as processes, threads, DLLs, and virtual memory. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn Windows internals with the Windows 10 Internals - Threads, Memory, and Security course, at Pluralsight.