Patent Number: 7,272,713

Title: Controlling file operations

Abstract: A technique is disclosed for protecting a file. In one embodiment, the technique comprises requesting access to a file, accessing a vnode associated with the file; and executing a substitute routine associated with the vnode.

Inventors: Tester; Jonathan A. (Encinitas, CA)

Assignee: Symantec Corporation

International Classification: G06F 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-18 0:00:00