Malware Analysis and Incident Forensics - A.A. 2019-2020

Lecturers: Leonardo Querzoni and Daniele Cono D'Elia
CFUs: 9
Lecture hours:
    1st semester:
    Monday 8:30-11:00, Aula Blu 4, Botany, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5.
    Tuesday 14:00-16:00, Aula Blu 3, Botany, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5.
    Friday 14:00-17:00, room 16, Computer Science Labs, Via Tiburtina 205.

  • Introduction to malware analysis
  • The internal structure of a malware
  • Basic malware analysis via automated tools
  • Reverse engineering
  • Static analysis
  • Dynamic analysis
  • Packing
  • Code injection techniques
  • Network comms
  • Threat models and attack kill chain
  • Threat intelligence
  • Basic digital forensics

Any further information about this course (notes, slides, textbooks, exam dates, etc.) is available on the course page on You can signup for free at the following links (asks for an access code. Write me via mail to obtain it):