Tag Archives: Malware Research

pev PE analysis toolkit

Reversing PE executable files require a special tools because the payload that may contain the malware in PE files is packed inside another executable file that can be a legitimate. This makes a standard static analyses tool wont be able

Cuckoo Sandbox- Automated Malware Analysis Framework

Cuckoo Sandbox is an open source tool that can be used to reverse malwares , exploits, documents and links. the program is written in Python and running in a virtual environment VirtualBox. the application starts by creating a clean snapshot

Android hit by a sophisticated malware

New malware was detected over this week by Kaspersky. at first glance the threat seems to be a common malicious file but after investigation and analyses this Trojan goes beyond what was expected. The malware exploit several vulnerabilities on Android system

CrowdInspect Malware Forensic Program

Forensic  tools are important to help in analyzing DLLs and processes running on operating system, here you can consider some free programs such as CrowdInspect.  CrowdInspect is a free  tool for Microsoft Windows systems that helps to detect any suspicious

TrendMicro Warn of WORM_PIZZER.A

New malicious program has been reported by TrendMicro that is called WORM_PIZZER.A which uses WINRAR command line to create a copy of itself in archived files. here the technique used allow the malware to be zipped and take any file format 

AVG Describes the Blackhole Kit as Most Active Threat on the Web

Security Software Company AVG have released their Community Powered Threat Report for the first quarter of this year, the blackhole exploit kit remains the first web threat by 43% of total malicious websites detected. Blackhole exploit is maintained and constantly

Trend Micro Alerting of Growing Android Malwares

Trend Micro have released a new report that are focusing on mobile system malicious applications for the first quarter of 2012, the document state discovering approximately 5,000 new malicious Android application which poses a big threat for Android users. Android