Provided by: International Journal of Communications and Engineering
Date Added: Mar 2012
Malware is software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system without the owner's informed consent (e.g., viruses, backdoors, spyware, Trojans, and worms). Nowadays, numerous attacks made by the malware pose a major security threat to computer users. Unfortunately, along with the development of the malware writing techniques, the number of file samples that need to be analyzed, named "Gray list", on a daily basis is constantly increasing. In order to help the people virus analysts, quickly and efficiently pick out the malicious executables from the "Gray list", an automatic and robust tool to analyze and classify the file samples is needed.