My impression of BlackHat Asia 2023

Blackhat Asia 2023 took place on the 11th and 12th of May 2023 in the Marina Bay Sands Expo in Singapore. This blog will cover my experience of the conference, including a comparison to last year, along with references to those who I met along the way. The folks from ToolsWatch, NJ, Faisal, and Rachid, … Read more


This blog post is a rather short one, especially for my doing. This month, I moved digitally and physically. This blog migrated to another hosting provider, and I moved to a different city. Alas, this took up more time than I’d have liked (granted, I wanted it to take no time at all, so that … Read more

My impression of BlackHat Europe 2022

BlackHat Europe 2022 took place on the 7th and 8th of December in London. This edition, I spoke about DotDumper. In this blog, I will talk about the briefings and the arsenal, meeting friends old and new, and the taken COVID measures. Table of contents Briefings and the Arsenal Meeting friends old and new COVID … Read more

My impression of BlackHat MEA 2022

BlackHat Middle-East and Africa (MEA in short) is the successor of last year’s unofficial (yet official) BlackHat edition called atHack. Just like atHack, the conference took place in Saudi Arabia’s Ridyadh. I presented five talks on three different topics: a look back on the wipers of 2022, DotDumper, and my own Binary Analysis Course! The … Read more

MalPull 1.4-stable release

MalPull is designed to download malware samples in bulk using a minimal amount of API calls from services that limit requests. Version 1.4-stable shakes things up, as the command-line interface is changed, a new service is added, dependencies are added, and other minor improvements are included. The program’s source code and precompiled Java Archive can … Read more