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Using the Binwalk IDA Plugin

devttys0 edited this page Dec 23, 2015 · 2 revisions


The Binwalk IDA plugin can be installed using by specifying the path to your IDA installation directory:

$ python idainstall --idadir=/home/user/ida


Once installed, there will be two new menu options in IDA's Search drop-down menu list:

  1. binwalk signatures - Scans the loaded IDB for file signatures
  2. binwalk opcodes - Scans the loaded IDB for common opcode signatures


Results are printed to IDA's output window: