Malware Analysis and Introduction to Assembly Language

Malware Analysis and Introduction to Assembly Language

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No prior experience required
21 hours to complete
3 weeks at 7 hours a week
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There are 9 modules in this course

In this module, you will learn about malware analysis and the process.

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2 videos1 reading2 quizzes

In this module, you will be given guidance on how to create a testing VM in your own environment, which will provide a safe self-contained system in which to analyze sample files.

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4 videos10 readings1 quiz

In this module, you will learn about and set up static and dynamic analysis

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5 videos5 readings7 quizzes

In this module, you will learn about and perform manual code reversing.

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4 videos3 readings4 quizzes

In this module, you will analyze several common sample types.

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4 videos7 readings7 quizzes

ELF is the default executable file format on Linux systems. In this module, you will learn how to set up REMnux and analyze an ELF file.

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3 videos3 readings4 quizzes

In this module, you will learn how to analyze webshells and JAR files.

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3 videos5 readings5 quizzes

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6 videos1 reading4 quizzes

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1 reading


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