yarGen

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Tool and Usage

The yarGen utility helps with creating YARA rules for malware detection. It can combine both 'goodware' and 'malware', to properly craft the right rules.

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How it works

yarGen includes a set of 'goodware' strings and opcode database. This is input during the creation of YARA rules, to prevent positive negatives.

Usage and audience

yarGen is commonly used for malware analysis or malware scan. Target users for this tool are security professionals.

Author and Maintainers

YarGen is under development by Florian Roth.

Installation

Support operating systems

YarGen is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest release0.18.0 [2017-08-14]
License(s)BSD 3-clause
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

Project health

85
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Links

GitHub iconyarGen GitHub project

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