Rick Lamers

01/20/2021, 7:11 PM
The software was using machine learning techniques and presumably observed that our combined Universal Binaries didn’t quite look like any other legitimate software it had ever seen before.
Attempts to contact the vendor through regular support channels were unsuccessful so we ended up searching LinkedIn and managed to find an engineer working on the core antivirus detection
Life of an engineer, what a fascinating story from the Mozilla team. https://hacks.mozilla.org/2021/01/porting-firefox-to-apple-silicon/