COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Introduction to Software Reverse Engineering
Course Code: 
18SN713
Year Taught: 
2018
Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Center: 
Cyber Security
Campus: 
Amritapuri

"Introduction to Software Reverse Engineering" is an elective course offered in M. Tech. in Cyber Security Systems & Networks program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri.

Introduction, ethical and legal aspects of reverse engineering, low level assembly programming, identify common techniques and approaches for basic reverse engineering, disassembler and debugger aided debugging, reverse engineering high level languages, identifying and defeating anti-disassembly techniques, anti-debugging techniques, anti-VM techniques and code obfuscation, introduction to techniques used by malware, analysing and reversing windows executables, reverse engineering higher level languages(Python, Java and .Net bytecode).

  1. Bruce Dang, AlexandreGazet, Elias Bachaalany and SebastienJosse, Practical Reverse Engineering, First Edition, Wiley Publishers, 2014.
  2. EldadEilam, Reversing: Secrets of Reverse Engineering, Wiley Publishers, 2005.
  3. Chris Eagle, IDA Pro Book, Second Edition, No Starch Press, 2011.
  4. Michael Sikorski and Andrew Honig, Practical Malware Analysis, First Edition, No Starch Press, 2012.