volatility VS MalConfScan

Compare volatility vs MalConfScan and see what are their differences.


An advanced memory forensics framework (by volatilityfoundation)


Volatility plugin for extracts configuration data of known malware (by JPCERTCC)
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volatility MalConfScan
18 1
6,480 455
2.2% 1.1%
0.0 2.9
3 months ago about 2 years ago
Python Python
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of volatility. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-28.


Posts with mentions or reviews of MalConfScan. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing volatility and MalConfScan you can also consider the following projects:

binwalk - Firmware Analysis Tool [Moved to: https://github.com/ReFirmLabs/binwalk]

shellbags - Cross-platform, open-source shellbag parser

maltrail - Malicious traffic detection system

volatility3 - Volatility 3.0 development

picoCTF - The platform used to run picoCTF 2019.

radare2 - UNIX-like reverse engineering framework and command-line toolset [Moved to: https://github.com/radareorg/radare2]

andriller - 📱 Andriller - is software utility with a collection of forensic tools for smartphones. It performs read-only, forensically sound, non-destructive acquisition from Android devices.

hosts - 🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

pwndbg - Exploit Development and Reverse Engineering with GDB Made Easy

nipe - An engine to make Tor network your default gateway [Moved to: https://github.com/htrgouvea/nipe]

ps_mem - A utility to accurately report the in core memory usage for a program

one_gadget - The best tool for finding one gadget RCE in libc.so.6