Computer Science ›› 2018, Vol. 45 ›› Issue (5): 5-14.doi: 10.11896/j.issn.1002-137X.2018.05.002

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Review of Crash Exploitability Analysis Methods

ZHANG Jing, ZHOU An-min, LIU Liang, JIA Peng and LIU Lu-ping   

  • Online:2018-05-15 Published:2018-07-25

Abstract: Fuzzing technology is the main technology used in the current stage of vulnerability mining,and currently the majority of software vulnerabilities are discovered by using this technology.However,one of the main problems about Fuzzing technology is that it will produce a large number of crash samples,and how to quickly analyze these crash samples is the main problem of using Fuzzing technology for vulnerability mining work.This paper focused on the researches of crash exploitability.Firstly,it summarized the causes of crash and discussed the development status of its analytical technology,and then it seriously analyzed four effective methods of crash availability judgment by using dynamic taint analysis,symbol execution and other techniques.Finally,it compared the differences between the four methods,and explored the future development direction and trend of the crash exploitability analysis techniques.

Key words: Crash analysis,Exploitable determination,Taint analysis,Symbolic execution

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