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Analyzing [[malware]], or malicious software, is more of an art than a technique. Because of the wide nature of these products, there are limitless ways to hide functionality.  
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The '''Defense Cyber Crime Institute''', or '''DCCI''', is the Research and Development section of the [[Defense Cyber Crime Center]] based in Linthicum, Maryland. They not only develop new tools, but also rigorously test existing tools to make sure they meet the standards for DoD investigations. The DCCI consists of four branches:
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* Research, Development, Testing & Evaluation - Develops new tools and tests exitsing ones.
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* Analysis and Assessment
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* Plans and Policy
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* Outreach - Work with other [[:Category:Federal investigative agency|federal agencies]], academia, the intelligence community, and industry
  
Some common tools for malware analysis include simple programs like [[strings]]. More complex analysis can be conducted by looking at the headers of executables with programs like [[PEiD]] and [[PeExplorer]]. Finally, the most complete analysis can be done with debuggers like [[IdaPro]] and [[OllyDbg]].
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== DCCI Dispatch ==
  
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The DCCI dispatch is a post-only mailing list, updated once a day, with news stories relating to computer crime investigations, the Department of Defense and the U.S. Government. Anyone can subscribe to the list via the [http://dc3.mil/dcci/dispatch.htm DCCI Dispatch website].
  
[[List of Malware Analysis Tools]]
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== External Links ==
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* [http://dc3.mil/dcci/dcci.htm Official website]

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The Defense Cyber Crime Institute, or DCCI, is the Research and Development section of the Defense Cyber Crime Center based in Linthicum, Maryland. They not only develop new tools, but also rigorously test existing tools to make sure they meet the standards for DoD investigations. The DCCI consists of four branches:

  • Research, Development, Testing & Evaluation - Develops new tools and tests exitsing ones.
  • Analysis and Assessment
  • Plans and Policy
  • Outreach - Work with other federal agencies, academia, the intelligence community, and industry

DCCI Dispatch

The DCCI dispatch is a post-only mailing list, updated once a day, with news stories relating to computer crime investigations, the Department of Defense and the U.S. Government. Anyone can subscribe to the list via the DCCI Dispatch website.

External Links