Making your own REVEN Axion plugin step by step

In this article we will shed light on REVEN Axion's customisation possibilities by describing step by step how to create a simple plugin.

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Percent plugin in action on push edi.

We will walk you through:

  • The specification of our plugin
  • The basics of plugin API for REVEN Axion
  • The ...

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REVEN in your toolkit

Reven provides many analysis tools but still might lack some of your favorite tool features. To address this issue we created a Python API to allow you to create and share plugins. We also developed some ourselves to make REVEN’s interaction with external tools possible.

Universal debugging

The Gnu ...

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Decoding function arguments

Today I will show you a feature that is pretty useful when analysing an application. We call it the "arguments decoder", and it displays the content of a function's arguments when its prototype is known. The latter's definition can be either extracted from the msdn function and structures ...

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Data painting

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In this post we'll present Reven dynamic data tainting capabilities and see some use cases of the tool.

Dynamic data tainting

The so called data tainting is a well known technique used to analyse the impact of data on a program. The idea is ...

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Exploring text strings

A program's text strings often carry a lot of information, and are a basic although essential guide while analysing binaries. In this article we'll see how REVEN handles and presents them. We'll also see how one can automatically use this data to gain a better understanding a ...

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Following memory history with REVEN-Axion

When working on traces of millions of instructions, one of the biggest challenges can be to detect the small portions of the code that are actually interesting. In this article, we have an application that reads from the network. We will show how to quickly find where the network frames ...

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