Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

CS 492 Malware Reverse Engineering

Studies the techniques malicious code developers employ to exploit vulnerable computer systems. The course explores the form and function of a range of malware while exploring how the increased mixing of code and data is now exposing us to an array of security vulnerabilities and exploits. Given these threats, the course will then examine modern defenses against malware and how they can be used to protect users.




Junior-standing and admission into the CS program.
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  • 400