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WetStone Technologies offers Digital Investigation products and training.
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Our products include:
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*  [[Gargoyle Investigator™]]
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* [[LiveWire Investigator™]].
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* [[LiveDiscover™]]
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* [[Stego Suite™]]
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Our trainings include:
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An executable file is used to perform tasks according to encoded instructions. Executable files are sometimes also referred to as binaries which technically can be considered a sub class of executable files.
* [[Hacking BootCamp for Investigators™]]
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* [[Live Investigator Training™]].  
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* [[Steganography Investigator Training™]]
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There are multiple families of executable files:
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* Scripts; e.g. shell scripts, batch scripts (.bat)
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* DOS, Windows executable files (.exe) which can be of various formats like: MZ, PE/COFF, NE
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* ELF
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* Mach-O
  
==Industry Awards==
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== External Links ==
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Executable Wikipedia: Executable]
  
In both 2007 and 2008 WetStone was named Best Computer Forensics Solution from SC Magazine
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=== MZ, PE/COFF ===
and the 2007 Innovator
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portable_Executable Wikipedia: Portable Executable]
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* [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/gg463119.aspx Microsoft PE and COFF Specification]
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* [https://googledrive.com/host/0B3fBvzttpiiSd1dKQVU0WGVESlU/Executable%20(EXE)%20file%20format.pdf MZ, PE-COFF executable file format (EXE)], by the [[libexe|libexe project]], October 2011
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* [http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Oct/157 The Internal of Reloc .text], Full Disclosure Mailing list, October 21, 2013
  
== External Links ==  
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=== DBG, PDB ===
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Program_database Wikipedia: Program database]
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* [http://www.debuginfo.com/articles/debuginfomatch.html Matching Debug Information], by debuginfo.com
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* [http://support.microsoft.com/kb/121366 Description of the .PDB files and of the .DBG files], by [[Microsoft]]
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* [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff553493(v=vs.85).aspx Public and Private Symbols], by [[Microsoft]]
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* [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms679293(v=vs.85).aspx DbgHelp Structures], by [[Microsoft]]
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* [http://web.archive.org/web/20070915060650/http://www.x86.org/ftp/manuals/tools/sym.pdf Internet Archive: Microsoft Symbol and Type Information], by [[Microsoft]]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/pdbparse/wiki/StreamDescriptions Stream Descriptions], [https://code.google.com/p/pdbparse/ pdbparse project]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/google-breakpad/source/browse/trunk/src/google_breakpad/common/minidump_format.h minidump_format.h]
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* [http://moyix.blogspot.ch/2007/10/types-stream.html The Types Stream], by [[Brendan Dolan-Gavitt]], October 4, 2007
  
[http://www.wetstonetech.com/ Official Website]
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=== Mach-O ===
[http://www.wetstonetech.com/blogs/ Blog]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mach-O Wikipedia: Mach-O]
[http://www.wetstonetech.com/forensictools.html/ Products]
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[http://www.wetstonetech.com/trainings.html/ Trainings]
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== Tools ==
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=== MZ, PE/COFF ===
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* [https://code.google.com/p/pefile/ pefile], multi-platform Python module to read and work with Portable Executable (aka PE) files
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=== PDB ===
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* [https://code.google.com/p/pdbparse/ pdbparse], Open-source parser for Microsoft debug symbols (PDB files)

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An executable file is used to perform tasks according to encoded instructions. Executable files are sometimes also referred to as binaries which technically can be considered a sub class of executable files.

There are multiple families of executable files:

  • Scripts; e.g. shell scripts, batch scripts (.bat)
  • DOS, Windows executable files (.exe) which can be of various formats like: MZ, PE/COFF, NE
  • ELF
  • Mach-O

Contents

External Links

MZ, PE/COFF

DBG, PDB

Mach-O

Tools

MZ, PE/COFF

  • pefile, multi-platform Python module to read and work with Portable Executable (aka PE) files

PDB

  • pdbparse, Open-source parser for Microsoft debug symbols (PDB files)