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'''Malware''' is a short version of '''Malicious Software'''.
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  name = volatools |
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  maintainer = [[AAron Walters]] and [[Nick Petroni]] |
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  os = {{Windows}} |
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  genre = [[Windows Memory Analysis]] |
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  license = {{GPL}} |
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  website = [http://komoku.com/forensics/forensics.html komoku.com] |
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Malware includes computer viruses, worms, trojan horses, spyware, etc.
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The Volatools suite is a set of tools by [[Komoku]] for conducting [[Windows Memory Analysis|memory analysis]]. The current version, '''Volatools Basic''', can process images from [[Windows XP]] Service Pack 2 systems. A forthcoming version '''Volatools Professional''' should be able to process images from more platforms. Although the Volatools are written in [[Python]] and are therefore cross-platform, they require the [[Pykvm]] library that is only available for [[Windows]].
  
== Virus ==
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== License ==
A computer program that can automatically copy itself and infect a computer.
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== Worm ==
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The Volatools are licensed under the [[:Category:GPL|GPL]]. Some of the functionality for these tools is contained in a closed source library called [[Pykvm]].
A self-replicating computer program that can automatically infect computers on a network.
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== Trojan horse ==
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== History ==
A computer program which appears to perform a certain action, but actually performs many different forms of codes.
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== Spyware ==
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Volatools Basic was first released at the [[Blackhat (conference)|Blackhat Federal]] conference in February 2007. The professional version and an acquisition product, '''Komoku Acquisition Suite''' are scheduled to be released in 2007.
A computer program that can automatically intercept or take partial control over the user's interaction.
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== See Also ==
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== External Links ==
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malware Wikipedia entry on malware]
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* [http://www.viruslist.com/ Viruslist.com]
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[[Category:Malware]]
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* [http://komoku.com/forensics/forensics.html Volatools official website]

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volatools
Maintainer: AAron Walters and Nick Petroni
OS: Windows
Genre: Windows Memory Analysis
License: GPL
Website: komoku.com

The Volatools suite is a set of tools by Komoku for conducting memory analysis. The current version, Volatools Basic, can process images from Windows XP Service Pack 2 systems. A forthcoming version Volatools Professional should be able to process images from more platforms. Although the Volatools are written in Python and are therefore cross-platform, they require the Pykvm library that is only available for Windows.

License

The Volatools are licensed under the GPL. Some of the functionality for these tools is contained in a closed source library called Pykvm.

History

Volatools Basic was first released at the Blackhat Federal conference in February 2007. The professional version and an acquisition product, Komoku Acquisition Suite are scheduled to be released in 2007.

External Links