Monthly Archives: February 2013

XFA Interactive Form Inspection

The upcoming 0.9.2 version of the Profiler introduces detection of Acro/XFA interactive forms inside PDFs. This technology has been abused numerous times (some recent cases come to mind), so it is now being reported as a potential threat. The video … Continue reading

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Previews

The upcoming version 0.9.2 of the Profiler adds previews for various things: images (all supported formats), several Portable Executable resources and Office Word Documents (text-only). Since media elements are rendered through third-party code, the Profiler displays a warning box before … Continue reading

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Zip bomb revisited

The upcoming 0.9.2 release of the Profiler removes the virtual memory constraint, meaning that it is now able to open and process files of any size (the hex editor can edit large files as well). This feature has actually been … Continue reading

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Widgets and Views

The last release of the Profiler featured some significant improvements. So while it also included initial PySide support, there wasn’t much time to make it really nice. One of the missing things was the ability to mix internal Profiler views … Continue reading

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