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Issue No. 02 - March/April (2007 vol. 5)
ISSN: 1540-7993
pp: 40-45
James Hamrock , McDonald Bradley
Robert Lyda , Sparta
ABSTRACT
In statically analyzing large sample collections, packed and encrypted malware pose a significant challenge to automating the identification of malware attributes and functionality. Entropy analysis examines the statistical variation in malware executables, enabling analysts to quickly and efficiently identify packed and encrypted samples.
INDEX TERMS
Entropy Analysis, attacks, malware, encryption, Bintropy
CITATION
James Hamrock, Robert Lyda, "Using Entropy Analysis to Find Encrypted and Packed Malware", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 5, no. , pp. 40-45, March/April 2007, doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.48
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