NSA to release its GHIDRA reverse engineering tool for free

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on The Hacker News January 7, 2019 at 04:39AM.)

The United States’ National Security Agency (NSA) is planning to release its internally developed reverse engineering tool for free at the upcoming RSA security conference 2019 that will be held in March in San Francisco.

The existence of the framework, dubbed GHIDRA, was first publicly revealed by WikiLeaks in CIA Vault 7 leaks, but the tool once again came to light after Senior NSA Adviser Robert Joyce announced

to publicly release the tool for free in his RSA Conference session description.

Reverse engineering tool is a disassembler, for example, IDA-Pro, that help researchers identify certain portions of a program to see how they work by reading information like its processor instructions, instruction lengths, and more.

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This article and images were originally posted on [The Hacker News] January 7, 2019 at 04:39AM. Credit to the original author and The Hacker News | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.

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