Author Archives: Daniel Pistelli

Windows Memory Forensics

Let’s begin with an image: Yep. That’s an icon. In an executable. In a process address space. In a raw memory dump. And here is the video demonstration: This is just a proof-of-concept. We still haven’t decided whether to develop … Continue reading

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Profiler 2.5

Profiler 2.5 is out with the following news: – introduced scan provider extensions – added support for Torrent files – added the capability to display views as dialogs – exposed official Python bindings for capstone – added new controls to … Continue reading

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Torrent Support

Following our recent introduction to Scan Providers, here’s a first implementation example. In this post we’ll see how to add support for Torrent files in Profiler. Of course, the implementation shown in this post will be available in the upcoming … Continue reading

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Scan Providers

Version 2.5.0 is close to being released and comes with the last type of extension exposed to Python: scan providers. Scan providers extensions are not only the most complex type of extensions, but also the most powerful ones as they … Continue reading

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Profiler 2.4

Profiler 2.4 is out with the following news: – added initial support for PDB files (including export of types) – added support for Windows Encoded Scripts (VBE, JSE) – introduced fixed xml structures – added automatic string decoding in struct … Continue reading

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PDB support (including export of types)

The main feature of the upcoming 2.4 version of Profiler is the initial support for the PDB format. Our code doesn’t rely on the Microsoft DIA SDK and thus works also on OS X and Linux. Since the PDB format … Continue reading

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Profiler 2.3

Profiler 2.3 is out with the following news: – introduced YARA 3.2 support – added groups for logic providers – added Python action to encode/decode text – added Python action to strip XML down to text – added the possibility … Continue reading

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YARA 3.2.0 support

The upcoming 2.3 version of Profiler includes support for the latest YARA engine. This new release is scheduled for the first week of January and it will include YARA on all supported platforms. One inherent technical advantage of having YARA … Continue reading

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Profiler 2.2 (Linux support)

The new version of Profiler is out and it includes support for Linux x64! Some time ago we did a poll to ask our users if they preferred an x86 or x64 edition for Linux. The participants voted unanimously for … Continue reading

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Stripping symbols from an ELF

Just as the previous post about stripping symbols from a Mach-O binary, here’s one about stripping them from an ELF binary. The syntax to execute the script is the same as in the previous post, only the called function changes: … Continue reading

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