[Mono-list] Hardening Linux Binaries

Robert Jordan robertj at gmx.net
Wed Oct 12 15:54:12 EDT 2011

On 12.10.2011 21:39, Chris Derrick wrote:
> By "harden" I mean provide some protection against disassemblers, debuggers,
> cracking, and reverse engineering.  The purpose is to protect the
> intellectual property.

As you can imagine, in the open source scene such protections are
pretty pointless.

You may want to obfuscate your assemblies with one of the countless
commercial obfuscators available for MS.NET. As long as they don't
produce purposely damaged assemblies and don't inject native code,
the outcome should run under Mono.


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