Been studying the book for the past week, It covers all range of topics and techniques for quick review providing the abiltiy to do it practically ,every topic is covered in a way explaining the each and crucial content of examining a malware. Best book for beginners to start with malware analysis, Thanks to Monappa for making this book.
I recommend this book in case if you are an aspiring Malware Analyst or even an experienced one who wants to brush up the topics. Every piece of information in this book is greatly detailed with references and more learning materials. Thoroughly enjoyed reading the book!
Excellent resource for those aspiring to learn Malware analysis. The book is nicely written covering the fundamental concepts of malware behaviour and characteristics. The highlight of the book is the visual diagrams and written language which help the user to easily understand the complex technical matters. Chapters 1-3 provides basic foundation to further understand the advanced topics covered in the rest of the book. This book is a greatest contribution to the security community !!!
Anyone working in the domain of Malware Analysis & Reverse Engineering as well as overall security would be familiar with the guy. Monnappa hold a reputed position in the industry from a research and analytical standpoint, and this book goes on to prove the same.
For anyone looking to start the field of MalOps to experienced professionals, this book has something for everyone. The chapters are broken down systematically covering all major aspects that a analyst should be aware of to excel in this domain.
This is an excellent book for beginner and experienced professionals. Each page of this book is a fun read, it covers real-world examples which makes it much easy to follow the topic. It includes various tools such as IDA, x64dbg, and Volatility, not just that it also covers techniques and concepts related to malware analysis and memory forensics. The topic of assembly and disassembly is really impressive, and the approach used to explain the complex topics is excellent. The memory forensics topics are worth a read. I would highly encourage any security researcher to get this book.