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In practice, the majority of the memory that is allocated by an application will use the bottom-up allocation method, and it is rare to see applications use the based method for allocating memory.
Prior to Windows 8, bottom-up and top-down allocations were not randomized by ASLR.
Starting with Windows 8, the base address of all bottom-up and top-down allocations is explicitly randomized. This is accomplished by randomizing the address that bottom-up and top-down allocations start from for a given process.
Both EMET and Windows Defender Exploit Guard enable system-wide ASLR without also enabling system-wide bottom-up ASLR. Although Windows Defender Exploit guard does have a system-wide option for system-wide bottom-up-ASLR, the default GUI value of "On by default" does not reflect the underlying registry value (unset). This causes programs (without /DYNAMICBASE) to get relocated, but without any entropy. The result of this is that such programs will be relocated, but to the same address every time across reboots and even across different systems
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