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Subject: Re: About Fafis...

Author: Roman Hartmann

Date: 03:57:33 05/28/05

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On May 28, 2005 at 06:37:42, Uri Blass wrote:

>On May 28, 2005 at 06:25:28, Roman Hartmann wrote:
>
>>On May 28, 2005 at 05:58:43, Matthias Gemuh wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>
>>>Hi Roman,
>>>you stress so much on decompiling. Is that so easy with obfuscated code ?
>>>Is obfuscation not intended to hinder close examination of disassembly ?
>>>Best,
>>>Matthias.
>>
>>Hi Matthias,
>>I agree that obfuscation of code is mainly done to hide something. So either he
>>thinks he has to hide some great ideas or has to hide the fact that he has
>>simply taken code from other programs.
>
>I do not think that people can get great ideas of a program without the source.
>
>Uri

Hi Uri,
some people used to write programs or at least parts of it in assembler, so I'm
pretty sure they are able to make some conclusions only by reading some
assembler listings. Furthermore there are some reverse engineering tools which
are able to create flowcharts of your program just based on your *.exe file.

Roman



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