Malware Analysis Video Tutorial for Beginners

Learn malware analysis fundamentals from the primary author of SANS’ course FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware (REM). More at

In this session, Lenny Zeltser will introduce you to the process of reverse-engineering malicious software. He will outline behavioral and code analysis phases, to make this topic accessible even to individuals with a limited exposure to programming concepts. You’ll learn the fundamentals and associated tools to get started with malware analysis.

You can download the speaker’s slides, complete with full notes here:  These slides are also useful when you cannot see full details on your screen while watching the video.

Leny Zeltser teaches a popular malware analysis course at SANS Institute. He has helped IT administrators, security professionals, and malware specialists fight malicious code in their organizations.