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Minifilter Pre Create

mark_the_nerdmark_the_nerd Member Posts: 7
Hey, can a minifilter intercept CreateFile operations that are not necessarily file operations , like CreateFile to open a device?
If so, why is that when I’m trying to print the target device object of a request in a filter (I obtain it with IoGetRelatedDeviceObject) it is always the device of the fltmgr?
Say a tool like netstat opens a handle to the NSI driver , can my minifilter intercept that?

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