The Basics of Packed Malware: Manually Unpacking UPX Executables

Note: A video walkthrough of the packing process that corresponds with this blog post can be found here. As I learn more and more about both developing and dissecting malware, one thing I’ve found extremely interesting and exceedingly common is the various packing/unpacking methods built into many samples. In this blog post, I want to … Continue reading The Basics of Packed Malware: Manually Unpacking UPX Executables