Future IDAPython versions will be Python3-only

Even though Python 2 has been end-of-life’d on January 1st, 2020, we have until now been providing IDAPython builds that can run on a Python 2 runtime. But usage of Python 2 runtimes has been discouraged for a while now by the Python community, and official downloads for Python 2 for certain systems simply on which IDA runs, don’t exist […]

2022 IDA Training session: Registration is now open!

The first 2022 IDA training session will take place online from 16-20 and 23-25 May 2022 , from 9am Pacific Standard Time. The session is devised to help professional reverse engineers master IDA Pro, the de-facto industry standard reverse engineering tool and take their reversing skills to the next level. Provided by the experts behind […]

IDA 7.7 Service Pack 1 released

Hex-Rays announces the release of IDA Service Pack 1 (SP1) for IDA 7.7. This Service Pack is primarily a bugfix release for a few errors that might affect some users. How to request the new versions As usual, the new versions are free for users with an active support plan. Please use the “Help > Check for free […]

go2pat: a tool for building signatures for Golang binaries

As part of our effort to improve the analysis of Go programs, we included FLIRT signatures from functions for the Go runtime and standard library in the recently-released IDA 7.7. Those signatures, that support Go runtimes versions 1.10 through 1.16 (for x64 architectures, on Windows, Linux & Mac), can greatly improve the workflow of users as they […]

IDA 7.7: out-of-the-box support for macOS’s “dark mode”

Before IDA 7.7 IDA versions up to and including 7.6 have been shipping with versions of the Qt toolkit, that didn’t support macOS‘s “dark mode”. Due to popular demand, we came up with a solution in the form of a specific IDA theme, called IDA’s “dark theme”: IDA’s dark theme has been very well received, and a lot of users […]

IDA 7.7 released

Hex-Rays team is thrilled to announce the release of IDA version 7.7! Our top-notch binary analysis tool IDA Pro’s latest version delivers new features and various enhancements. With updates on some key features, version 7.7 is expected to certainly improve the user experience. Here are the highlight features and changes introduced in IDA 7.7: iOS15 and macOS 12 […]

Hex-rays is moving to a Subscription model !

Hex-Rays is moving to a subscription model   In 2022, we will update the catalogue of products available under our subscription model. Our new bundles are HEX-RAYS Base, HEX-RAYS Core and HEX-RAYS Ultra. Those, in addition to our existing products IDA Pro Standalone and IDA Home will be available under the new subscription model only. IDA Home cloud-based x64, […]

IDA Training Sessions – December 2021

IDA is the Swiss army knife of reverse-engineering and has countless applications that can’t be summarized with a catchy one-liner. Security experts, malware analysts, and software engineers use IDA daily to solve a critical problem in their workflow. Improving your knowledge of IDA through one of our training sessions can help you to unlock the […]

Igor’s tip of the week: Season 01

For over a year now, our colleague Igor has been disseminating his deep knowledge of IDA & decompilers through “Igor’s tip of the week” blog posts. Those have received critical acclaim, and we’ve received a lot of very positive feedback during that time. This motivated us to find a way to improve the accessibility […]