jeremyrubin: the absolute worst case is probably one where an attacking miner attempts to balance two competing forks. it is free for them to swap work between two nodes on competing forks, but incredibly expensive to re-wind and sync forward repeatedly.
and then we add the entire cache line
oh, i missed a level >:(
get on my level!
I was hoping we might be able to take advantage of Microsoft's "new" version checking APIs, for enabling various process mitigations / security features.
However, it turns out they've written functions, such as IsWindows10OrGreater(), that will return false, even if the OS is Windows 10..., unless you bundle an additional XML file with your executable.