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Windows now includes gaming cheat detection at the system level

4 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Developers that want to stop cheaters in their Windows games are getting a little additional system-level help from Microsoft via TruePlay, a new API being rolled out through Windows 10's Fall Creators Update.
The feature, which is now documented on the Windows Dev Center lets developers easily prioritize a game as a protected process , cutting off some of the most common cheating methods by essentially preventing outside programs from looking at or altering the game's memory. TruePlay also "monitorgaming sessions for behaviors and manipulations that are common in cheating...
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