Monthly Archives: January 2012

TrueType & TrueType Collection Fonts

We’re happy to announce that the new 0.7.5 version of the Profiler offers support for TrueType (SFNT) fonts. This is the first step in the direction of giving our users a complete solution for font formats and analyze them inside … Continue reading

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Pastebin plugin

Coming with the new 0.7.4 release, the Pastebin action is a handy tool for easy sharing of text-based content with colleagues and friends. Thanks to the new property editor, the full feature set has been implemented; amongst the usual options … Continue reading

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PDF object search

The soon to be released version 0.7.4 of the Profiler features a useful PDF object search functionality. The introduction of this feature was possible thanks to the newly introduced parameters API and format specific actions. Through this action it’s possible … Continue reading

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Parameters & Settings

In the upcoming release of the Profiler (0.7.4) actions and scripts have a way to ask the user for parameters and settings: a new set of APIs featuring a property editor dialog. Here’s the complete code of the sample followed … Continue reading

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Python 3 SDK: actions & custom scripts

The new version 0.7.3 of the Cerbero Profiler features a powerful Python 3 SDK, which enables to run custom scripts and actions. Let’s first take a look at a simple script. Just press Ctrl+R (or “Execute action…” in the context … Continue reading

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MSI support

Even though CAB file support is still under development, the CFBF parser already lets us inspect Windows Installer packages and patches. Having such feature comes in handy when you want to analyse their contents, and eliminates the need for external … Continue reading

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Data type quotas

While it is already possible to inspect data ranges through the hex view and its bar on the left, now there’s a new view to express the type data quotas. This is useful in order to understand at first sight … Continue reading

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The security of non-exec files

This article is based on a speech I gave couple of months ago at DeepSec. I wrote it during the summer, which means I would now expand on some of the paragraphs. Nonetheless, I hope you’ll enjoy the read. Introduction … Continue reading

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