CAE Tech Talk: Identifying and Defeating Modern Malware Code Obfuscation

Posted on 1/8/2019 2:15:53 PM

Come join your friends in the Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity community for a Tech Talk. CAE Tech Talks are free and conducted live in real-time over the Internet so no travel is required. 

Topic

“Identifying and Defeating Modern Malware Code Obfuscation”

Date

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Time

1:10–1:50 p.m. Eastern Standard time

Description

Modern malware uses a wide variety of code obfuscation techniques to hide its true intentions and to avoid detection. In this talk, we’ll explore the latest in native code obfuscation techniques as well as a few techniques commonly used with interpreted languages. We will spend time discussing such methods as dynamically constructing import tables, hiding and using shellcode, packing, string obfuscation, use of virtual machines, and other anti-analysis techniques. We’ll dig deep into the techniques by examining a wide variety of malware, including those used by nation-states.

By the end of this talk, you’ll have a technical understanding of how they work and how to defeat them! 

Location

Capitol Technology University

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