Tool and Usage
YARA is a security tool to help malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples. For example by defining malware families based on patterns.
Usage and audience
YARA is commonly used for malware analysis or malware scan. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- + More than 50 contributors
- + More than 1000 GitHub stars
Author and Maintainers
YARA is under development by Victor M. Alvarez.
Support operating systems
YARA is known to work on Linux.
|Latest release||3.6.3 [2017-07-05]|
|Last updated||Sept. 18, 2017|
|YARA GitHub project|
|YARA project website|