Malware authors pack their software to resist reverse engineering and enable their operations to survive longer. However, many features of packing are easy to automatically identify during static or dynamic analysis.
Let’s try to retrace the steps of this strange story July 14, 2015 From Seattlepi.com: A Vancouver middle school teacher accused of collecting child pornography online now faces federal charges. Federal prosecutors in Seattle claim Jay Michaud was caught downloading child pornography in February. Michaud was arrested Monday and has since been charged in U.S. District Court. […]
Lander Brandt has discovered a denial of service vulnerability in ImageIO, a library of utilities for parsing various image formats. Which apps as affected? It’s used in many OS X and iOS applications including: Tweetbot Safari Messages Mail Preview Some popular applications that do not use ImageIO include: Chrome Firefox Telegram The bug is a […]
Anyone who works in cybersecurity should read Practical Malware Analysis.