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Using IDA, can I specify 2 Sub-Routines (really, it's 2 WINAPI calls) and have IDA create a "map" between the 2 points? I want to know all the possible branches the EIP can take from one instruction to another instruction.

I am using IDA-Pro 6.0 (or 6.1).

Thank you.

Edit - I can only use static analysis tools for this.

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  • Thank you for such a fast reply. I will look at this. I edited my question just now to include a detail about require a static analysis solution.
    – Lokked
    Nov 15, 2017 at 19:03
  • Do you want to find a path between two functions ?
    – 0xec
    Nov 15, 2017 at 19:27
  • That is correct, @0xec
    – Lokked
    Nov 15, 2017 at 20:47
  • The solution in the post I linked to does not rely on dynamic analysis BTW.
    – Igor Skochinsky
    Nov 16, 2017 at 13:47

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You can use the alleycat plugin to find the path between two functions/basic blocks etc.

Example

Finding the path between two functions http_init_main and http_parser_set_challenge in a mipsel elf.

  1. Go to View -> Find paths from current function to...

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  2. Select the target function.

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  3. Alleycat would display the path to reach the selected function from initial function. Additionally, the corresponding basic blocks would be highlighted in the graph view.

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