Learn how to perform dynamic malware analysis.
Behavioral Malware Analysis teaches you all the fundamental requirements necessary to analyze malicious software from a behavioral perspective. Using system monitoring tools, this course teaches how to observe malware in a controlled environment to quickly analyze its malicious effects to the system. From simple keyloggers to massive botnets, this class covers a wide variety of current threats used on the Internet today, with actual samples being analyzed in the training environment. With the majority of the class being hands-on, each student will be issued a laptop with a secure environment to learn the skills and essential methodologies required to be an effective malware analyst.
Day 5 – Student Practical Demonstration
Using the tools, skills, and methodologies taught in Days 1 through 4 of the class, students will derive the answers to questions regarding one final real-world malware specimen. Each student will have to reverse engineer the malware to discover its capabilities and persistence level as well as the threat level of the malware.