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PostPosted: Sat Nov 22, 2008 9:00 pm    Post subject: Hexing a suspected file Reply with quote

it is often seen that many new trojans are un detectable to the common AV's ..so i would like to know if there r any simple way to hex open such suspected exe files for trojan/malware/keylogger signatures that yr antivirus may not be able to find or detect ... Rolling Eyes
~~Any help is appreciated in advance ~~ and btw i googled before asking it here
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 22, 2008 9:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.virustotal.com/

You can use hexedit, but that usually doesn't get you a lot of info. Something like IDApro would work much better, but even then you have to understand enough programming to tell if its malicious or not

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 22, 2008 9:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

RoboGeek yeah i online scan files at virustotal ..it shows if the file is packed or nt ..but there mst be some txt signatures that can be searched inside the file like terminate etc
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