Winter School on Binary Analysis

16.02.2017 - Dennis Tatang

From February 20-24, 2017, secUnity invites to its first winter school at Ruhr-Universität Bochum. This event is organized by the Chair for Systems Security ( and will focus on research topics related to software security, in particular binary analysis.

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The secUnity Winter School on Binary Analysis provides the opportunity to Master and PhD students as well as young scholars to learn more about software security. The event will be a mix of lectures and hands-on exercises, allowing the students to learn how to find and abuse vulnerabilities in (binary) software and we will also review potential defenses. Furthermore, we offer a multifaceted program with exercises on the topics covered in the lectures.

Topics covered during the winter school include (among others):

  • Binary analysis techniques
  • Diversification
  • Control-Flow Integrity Attacks and Defenses
  • SMT Solving
  • Program Synthesis
  • ...