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Research challenges in the reverse engineering community

K. Wong
Proceedings 9th International Workshop on Program Comprehension. IWPC 2001  
This working session will discuss future directions for research and practice in software reverse engineering and reengineering, including the challenging issues of program transformation, dealing with  ...  net-centric applications, and improving the maturity of the reverse engineering process.  ...  In this context, several research challenges arise. An evolvable base of understanding is needed to ease software change and avoid desperate reverse engineering.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wpc.2001.921742 dblp:conf/iwpc/Wong01 fatcat:selowyhgwza6hivbx3zap2al4a

The Central Role of Neuroinformatics in the National Academy of Engineering's Grandest Challenge: Reverse Engineer the Brain

Badrinath Roysam, William Shain, Giorgio A. Ascoli
2009 Neuroinformatics  
The reverse is also true: advances in virtual reality will certainly assist us in addressing the ninth challenge.  ...  At the same time, reverse engineering the brain is also a quintessential step in understanding the human mind.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12021-008-9043-9 pmid:19140032 pmcid:PMC2726926 fatcat:nabzbbwybvd4bkz77mefx4k5ia

Workshop on Mining Unstructured Data (MUD) because "Mining Unstructured Data is Like Fishing in Muddy Waters"!

Nicolas Bettenburg, Bram Adams
2010 2010 17th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering  
We feel that the knowledge gathered by these research efforts should be consolidated and propagated to the empirical software engineering communities.  ...  Historically, structured development artifacts such as source code have been the primary focus of software engineering research, but the last couple of years have seen a dramatic increase of research on  ...  The introductory presentation situates mining unstructured data in the context of reverse-engineering, whereas the keynote speaker provides a general overview of the major accomplishments and challenges  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2010.39 dblp:conf/wcre/BettenburgA10 fatcat:uleeomobardp3epd34h7sl7cte

An Exploratory Study of Software Reverse Engineering in a Security Context

Christoph Treude, Fernando Figueira Filho, Margaret-Anne Storey, Martin Salois
2011 2011 18th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering  
The security-sensitive nature of these tasks, such as the understanding of malware or the decryption of encrypted content, brings unique challenges to reverse engineering: work has to be done offline,  ...  To help us gain an understanding of this reverse engineering work, we report on an exploratory study done in a security context at a research and development government organization to explore their work  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We wish to thank the participants in this study for conducting interviews with us, and we appreciate the feedback from Cassandra Petrachenko that helped improve this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2011.30 dblp:conf/wcre/TreudeFSS11 fatcat:d5o4rca4jvdv5pvwknm53hj624

3rd workshop on Mining Unstructured Data

Alberto Bacchelli, Nicolas Bettenburg, Latifa Guerrouj, Sonia Haiduc
2013 2013 20th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE)  
To extract such a knowledge, past software engineering research has extensively focused on mining the source code, i.e., the final product of the development effort.  ...  Although research communities in Information Retrieval, Data Mining and Natural Language Processing have devised techniques to deal with unstructured data, these techniques are usually limited in scope  ...  Michele Lanza in the REVEAL (Reverse Engineering, Visualization, Evolution Analysis Lab) research group.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2013.6671333 dblp:conf/wcre/BacchelliBGH13 fatcat:jnrs75jmmnc3vgpglw363nmvjy

Message from the General Chair: On the Meeting of Software Architecture and Reverse Engineering

2005 12th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'05)  
These are topics that we should consider as the software architecture community members of 2005 meets with their counterparts in the reverse engineering community of 2005.  ...  WICSA has a similar role, in its part of the software engineering community, as the leading gathering of software architecture researchers and practitioners.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2005.22 dblp:conf/wcre/X05a fatcat:ewkwt6wy2rbvpe4bbl6xj64pcu

Workshop on open and original problems in software language engineering

Anya Helene Bagge, Vadim Zaytsev
2013 2013 20th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE)  
The OOPSLE workshop is a discussion-oriented and collaborative forum for formulating and addressing with open, unsolved and unsolvable problems in software language engineering (SLE), which is a research  ...  We also plan to formulate promising language-related challenges to organise in the future.  ...  September 2013. http://professor-fish. blogspot.de/2013/09/an-annotated-and-illustrated.html. of researchers in software language engineering and reverse engineering.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2013.6671334 dblp:conf/wcre/BaggeZ13 fatcat:usbq3qknkvgmjlhyuwjplvd4ru

Protocol Reverse Engineering: Challenges and Obfuscation [chapter]

J. Duchêne, C. Le Guernic, E. Alata, V. Nicomette, M. Kaâniche
2017 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The aim of this paper is 1) to present an overview of the main challenges related to reverse engineering, and 2) to introduce the use of obfuscation techniques to make the reverse engineering process more  ...  Reverse engineering of communication protocols is aimed at providing methods and tools allowing to infer a model of these protocols.  ...  Protocol reverse engineering challenges Protocol reverse engineering raises several challenges.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-54876-0_11 fatcat:4r3fnbkg2zd6dlsgwjaxlctbcy

International workshop on open and original problems in software language engineering

Anya Helene Bagge, Vadim Zaytsev
2014 2014 Software Evolution Week - IEEE Conference on Software Maintenance, Reengineering, and Reverse Engineering (CSMR-WCRE)  
Journal submissions will undergo peer review by the members of the program committee consisting of researchers in software language engineering and reverse engineering.  ...  Some research fields have a list of acknowledged open problems slowly addressed by the community: Hilbert's problems 1 , the POPLmark Challenge 2 , a list of open problems in Boolean grammars 3 , etc -  ... 
doi:10.1109/csmr-wcre.2014.6747223 dblp:conf/csmr/BaggeZ14 fatcat:6kknqnzmlzf35gqfqiiqzocyqi

Introduction to the special issue on reverse engineering (WCRE 2008)

Ahmed E. Hassan, Andy Zaidman, Massimiliano Di Penta
2009 Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution Research and Practice  
Each year, researchers gather at WCRE to present the latest advances in reverse engineering, with contributions in the areas of binary reverse engineering, static analysis, dynamic analysis, software repository  ...  While still a relatively young field, the reverse engineering community is thriving and as a result there is now a substantial body of work that has been conducted in the area with important results.  ...  Introduction to the Special Issue on Reverse Engineering (WCRE 2008) EDITORIAL Mining Software Repositories Historical code changes contain valuable information that help developers when performing  ... 
doi:10.1002/smr.420 fatcat:mnqtmfkhnfegjmv2bxvwxnysfe

Reverse Engineering of Communications Networks: Evolution and Challenges [article]

Mehdi Teimouri, Hamidreza Kakaei Motlagh
2017 arXiv   pre-print
Reverse engineering of a communications network is the process of identifying the communications protocol used in the network.  ...  Furthermore, challenges and open research issues in this field are introduced.  ...  Furthermore, we highlighted challenges and open research issues in the field reverse engineering of communications networks.  ... 
arXiv:1704.05432v1 fatcat:dedqf22v4zg3rhs4tws54dl5tm

Software Reverse Engineering in the Domain of Complex Embedded Systems [chapter]

Holger M., Johan Kraft, Hausi A.
2012 Reverse Engineering - Recent Advances and Applications  
Dynamic analyses Research into dynamic analyses have increasingly received more attention in the reverse engineering community.  ...  Along with other software engineering areas, reverse engineering research should take up this challenge.  ... 
doi:10.5772/33586 fatcat:cutc7knbajcq5mp6kh7yd7wehu

FAMOOSr 2009 - Workshop on FAMIX and Moose in Software Reengineering

Simon Denier, Tudor Girba
2009 2009 16th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering  
The goal of this half-day workshop is to strengthen the community of researchers and practitioners who are working in re-and reverse engineering, by providing a forum for building future research starting  ...  The increasing amount of data available about software systems poses new challenges for re-and reverse engineering research, as the proposed approaches need to scale.  ...  The target audience in this case are researchers and industry practitioners with an interest in reverse and re-engineering software systems.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2009.56 dblp:conf/wcre/DenierG99a fatcat:f5bvyr3z35haxe4femtymh4bku

State of the art of network protocol reverse engineering tools

Julien Duchêne, Colas Le Guernic, Eric Alata, Vincent Nicomette, Mohamed Kaâniche
2017 Journal in Computer Virology and Hacking Techniques  
After identifying key challenges, the paper presents a survey of protocol reverse engineering tools developed in the last decade.  ...  Moreover, keeping pace with a protocol evolutions was a real challenge. Supporting interoperability is not the only motivation for using reverse engineering.  ...  Protocol reverse engineering challenges Protocol reverse engineering raises several challenges, not all of them are relevant for each study.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11416-016-0289-8 fatcat:bybg6liixbbodekvt2tvrllffi

FAMOOSr 2008: Workshop on FAMIX and Moose in Software Reengineering

Stéphane Ducasse, Tudor Gîrba, Orla Greevy, Michele Lanza, Oscar Nierstrasz
2008 2008 15th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering  
The goal of this half-day workshop is to strengthen the community of researchers and practitioners who are working in re-and reverse engineering, by providing a forum for building future research starting  ...  The increasing amount of data available about software systems poses new challenges for re-and reverse engineering research, as the proposed approaches need to scale.  ...  The target audience in this case are researchers and industry practitioners with an interest in reverse and re-engineering software systems.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wcre.2008.51 dblp:conf/wcre/DucasseGGLN08 fatcat:goreq7wefjabjmltgedv4sb2lq
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