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Hex-Rays Decompiler plugin for IDA, updated for OS X

If you use IDA, check out the Hex-Rays Decompiler plugin is very powerful, and now available for Mac OS X users.

http://www.surrendercontrol.com/2016/02/more-ida-pro-plugins-for-os-x.html
https://github.com/REhints/HexRaysCodeXplorer/tree/master/bin/v2.0%20%5BBlackHat%20Edition%5D/IDA%20v6.8/Mac

The Hex-Rays Decompiler plugin for better code navigation in RE process. CodeXplorer automates code REconstruction of C++ applications or modern malware.

It has multiple experienced contributors:

Alex Matrosov (@matrosov)
Eugene Rodionov (@rodionov)
Rodrigo Branco (@rrbranco)
Gabriel Barbosa (@gabrielnb)

 

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IDA 6.9 released

https://www.hex-rays.com/products/decompiler/news.shtml#151221
https://www.hex-rays.com/products/ida/6.9/index.shtml

It has AArch64 support!

There’s another comment on Twitter from The Rootless Monster, wondering about UEFI TE support in the latest release, unclear if TE support has changed in 6.9:

 

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Hex Rays contest results

We’ve had 7 contestants this year! All plugins were interesting, but we had to choose three. Here’s the final ranking:

*  First prize (1900 USD): Yaniv Balmas, Dynamic IDA Enrichment (DIE) framework
 * Second prize (950 USD): Steven H. H. Ding, Kam1n0
 * Third prize (450 USD): Alexander Matrosov, Eugene Rodionov, Rodrigo Branco & Gabriel Barbosa, HexRaysCodeXplorer

https://hex-rays.com/contests/2015/index.shtml

Note that one of the winners is from firmware security researchers! Congratulations!

https://hex-rays.com/contests/2015/codexplorer/CodeXplorer-Plugin_Contest_2015.zip

https://github.com/REhints/HexRaysCodeXplorer

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