Table 1: Operating system resource types and API calls.

Operating System Resource TypesLists of API Calls

ServiceOpenSCManager, OpenService, StartService

ProcessNtOpenSection, ZwMapViewOfSection, NtFreeVirtualMemory, NtCreateSection, CreateProcessInternal, ExitProcess,

FilesystemNtCreateFile, NtReadFile, NtSetInformationFile, NtOpenFile, NtWriteFile, DeviceIoControl, CreateDirectory, DeleteFile, FindFirstFile, NtDeviceIoControlFile, NtQueryInformationFile

RegistryRegOpenKey, RegSetValue, RegCloseKey, RegDeleteValue, RegQueryValue, RegCreateKey, NtOpenKey, NtQueryValueKey, RegEnumValue, RegEnumKey, NtQueryKey, RegQueryInfoKey

SynchronizationNtCreateMutant, NtOpenMutant

NetworkWSAStartup, getaddrinfo

SystemNtDelayExecution, FindWindow, SetWindowsHook, RemoveDirectory, GetSystemMetrics, LookupPrivilegeValue