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REMnux: A Linux Toolkit for Malware Analysis

REMnux® is a Linux toolkit for reverse-engineering and analyzing malicious software. REMnux provides a curated collection of free tools created by the community. Analysts can use it to investigate malware without having to find, install, and configure the tools.

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Get the REMnux Distro

Download the REMnux VM

Download the REMnux VM

The easiest way to get the REMnux distro is to download the REMnux virtual machine in the OVA format, then import it into your hypervisor.


Add REMnux to a System

You can also install the distro from scratch on a dedicated host or add it to an existing system running a compatible version of Ubuntu.

Add REMnux to a System
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The REMnux toolkit also offers Docker images of popular malware analysis tools, making it possible to run the them as containers without having to install the tools directly on the system. You can even run the REMnux distro as a container.



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For details about installing, using, and contributing to REMnux, as well as for information about the tools included in the toolkit, see the REMnux documentation site.