Reversing : Secrets of Reverse Engineering Paperback
by Eldad Eilam
Beginning with a basic primer on reverse engineering-including computer internals, operating systems, and assembly language-and then discussing the various applications of reverse engineering, this book provides readers with practical, in-depth techniques for software reverse engineering.
The book is broken into two parts, the first deals with security-related reverse engineering and the second explores the more practical aspects of reverse engineering.
In addition, the author explains how to reverse engineer a third-party software library to improve interfacing and how to reverse engineer a competitor's software to build a better product. ï¿½ The first popular book to show how software reverse engineering can help defend against security threats, speed up development, and unlock the secrets of competitive products ï¿½ Helps developers plug security holes by demonstrating how hackers exploit reverse engineering techniques to crack copy-protection schemes and identify software targets for viruses and other malware ï¿½ Offers a primer on advanced reverse-engineering, delving into "disassembly"-code-level reverse engineering-and explaining how to decipher assembly language
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 624 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 01/04/2005
- Category: Computer programming / software development
- ISBN: 9780764574818
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