Questions tagged [ida-plugin]

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How to make a plugin python function available to IDA's console?

I want to have utility functions shared between all databases, for example: from idautils import * from idaapi import * from idc import * from ida_name import * def FindFunctionImpl(...
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Import function symbols from a reflection system into IDA

I'd like to import structs and functions from a reflection system into IDA. The problem I have is with functions. So I have all the type information: namespace, class name, function name, calling ...
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IDA python : display not refreshing function parameters after type update

I just encountered an issue in IDA python, which I "solved", just very badly. I'd like some explanation here if someone knows what is happening and maybe even why ! :) The issue : I have a ...
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Log functions called in IDA Pro?

When I run an exe in IDA how could I log which functions were called into a text file? log.txt: call func1 call func2 call func1 call func1 Not worried about indirect calls. This is for differential ...
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Get current file name with IDApython

I am running my IDA script on many files (batching), and i need to get the file name the script is running on within the script. the problem is i cannot find any API that does that. the closest things ...
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How to call the Color Picker window in Ida Pro from a script?

I'm going to make a python script that allows you to color selected functions - in the right colors. To do this, I need to programmatically call the ColorPicker window so that the user can select the ...
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Ida pro doesn't list windbg in debugger lists when the input file is a not a normal PE file? (Windows kernel debug)

Ida has a really weird feature/bug that when you input a non-normal PE file like a memory dump of a kernel buffer, or an EFI file (even though EFI is PE..), you cannot select the windbg as the ...
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How to highlight all external registers in a function

What I want: detect all potentially usercall, userpurge - functions; when entering the function, immediately see all external entities: arguments passed through registers; i.e., in order not to ...
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Using Python 3.7 and 2.x in same IDA

I have IDA Pro 7.4 that use with Python 3.7 and I have some IDA-plugin that works only with Python 2.7. Is there any way to run that Python 2.7 based plugin?
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Infer function parameter types from caller argument type in IDA

So i have the following code: struct my_struct_t var1; fun(var1); I don't have the symbols for fun's parameter type but since it's called with an argument with type my_struct i would want IDA to ...
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Is it possible to create nested memory mapped registers in IDA Processor Modules?

Let's look at this very simple example: we have an AX (16-bit) register, which splits into two 8-bit registers: AH and AL (imagine x86). Then, imagine that these registers are memory mapped starting ...
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IDA Processor Module: How to maintain register values if instruction doesn't modify them directly (ex. STATUS register, FLAGS, etc.)?

I'm developing a processor module for a specific microcontroller. There are cases, when instruction modifies some register (lets call it STATUS) indirectly. By indirectly, I mean, that STATUS is not ...
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Make IDA pro decompiler to show me the destination of trampoline calls instead of the trampoline function?

Right now I have a obfuscated driver, that in order to call something like KeDelayExecutionThread, it does the following: mov rax, cs:KeDelayExecutionThrea lea r8, [rsp+28h+arg_0] xor edx, ...
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Is it possible to tap into IDAPython from within a (C) plugin? ... or at least use that Python instance?

I'm wondering whether it is possible to write a plugin for IDA and/or Hex-Rays which would use Python callbacks to perform certain tasks. In particular I am wondering if there is an official way to ...
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IDA plugin with visual studio c++ 2019

Hello all and sorry for my bad English I am trying to test an example for developing plugin in C++ with IDA from the book : http://www.binarypool.com/idapluginwriting/idapw.pdf I am using Visual c++ ...
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IDA API: Writing a plugin - How can I ensure that analysis has completed?

I have been reading through the API documentation here and As far as I can tell there are three ways to wait for the analysis to finish. get_auto_state auto_wait auto_is_ok Looking at the API if ...
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What computer components improve the speed of disassembly in IDA Pro and plugins like BinDiff?

I’m disassembling binaries in IDA Pro. It usually takes 15+ minutes just to pre-process/open one binary, Then another 20-30 min before IDA is fully done disassembling and finally becomes idle. ...
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Does IDA Freeware 8.x support plugins?

According to the information I searched, it is not supported in IDA 7.x and before. Has this changed in 8.x? Because now the 8.x decompiler cloud version is free, which is different from before. refer:...
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IDA api: get function argument definition

So let's say we have the following code: 0: lea rax, [rbp+8] 1: mov rcx, rax 2: mov rdx, 5 3: call my_fun i want to get the actual argument of the my_fun call, which would be the [rbp+8] local var in ...
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How to use IDA pro to convert a batch of binary PE files into assembly code? [duplicate]

I have a batch of binary PE files, and I want to convert them into assembly code using IDA pro. Do you know IDA command/plugin to automatically convert all of them?
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How to clear all comments created in ida using funcap?

How to clear the comments created by funcap and restore database to it's previous state? I tried reanalyzing the program but comments do not seems to go away from database. Though, checking-off ...
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Load to Ida binary with all of SO

I have a Linux ARM binary with a lot of shared libraries. Can I load all of them into one IDA instance so that I can easily navigate between functions? For example: functions that the binary calls and ...
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Is there any way to apply FLIRT signatures through a script like idapython?

I'm writing a script to find out how many functions were recognized after applying a FLIRT signature library, I'm using idapython I would like to know if I can apply the signatures by the script.
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How to change IDA to use Python 3.7 and not Python 2.7: "do not have the x86_64 architecture"

I have IDA 6.95, Python 2.7 and Python 3.7. Currently when I start IDA it uses Python 2.7: ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Python 2.7.12 (v2.7....
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Custom IDA Decompilation Coloring

Is there a way to customize the coloring of IDA's decompiled code? IDA -> Options -> Colors -> Syntax doesn't seem to affect the coloring of decompilation.
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Getting function arguments in ida

I'm trying to extract the callee arguments in my intel x86 binary using IDA Pro 7.3. I tried the following line: ida_typeinf.get_arg_addrs(call_address) # call address points at `call some_func` ...
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(IDAPython)How to get the function name string from the Function address?

For example, in the Registers windows of IDA pro, It show the following. ( I think "WS2_32.dll:ws2_32_shutdown" is a string that IDA automatically resolved.) EAX 766D32B0 WS2_32.dll:...
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Removing empty blocks ida api

i have a c++ module that removes empty block it used to work well but now I'm porting it to ida 7.7 I'm having issues. mba_t *mba; mba->remove_empty_blocks(); It throws following error "...
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How to get function signature using IDA Python in IDA Pro

I open .exe file in IDA with .pdb attached to it, so IDA scans .pdb and shows function names. I need to get signature strings of many functions. I can't do it manually so I want to use built-it IDA ...
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Analyze Arm Linux CPP binary in Ida Pro

I tried to open CPP binary with Ida. Most of the code analyze well . The problem is that there are lot of vtables(Ida doesn't recognize them as vtables) that I need to reach them manually and pressO (...
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Can I get loaded pdb file path from IDAPython?

IDA Pro can automatically download and load .pdb files from symbol server. And now I want to write an IDAPython plugin to obtain some data from the .pdb file. But I don't know how to get the file path ...
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How is it possible to generate C++ class header from a .dll or ELF file?

I loaded a dynamic library file to IDA. I can clearly see the function signatures from the "Function name list". There are RTTI items in the "Structures" tab as well, but I don't ...
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How to Find All Switch Jump Tables in IDAPython

I'm using IDAPython on IDA 6.5 and I'm trying to get all the switch jump tables in a DLL. Mainly I'm interested in jump tables that are jumped indirectly: jmp ds:off_65018790[ecx*4] ; switch jump ...
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Ida Pro doesn't recognize known function

I open statically Arm binary with Ida Pro. While I reversing I find out some function like strstr and memcpy and etc. That Ida doesn't understand that those function are strstr and memcpy(for example) ...
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IDA PRO Hex-Rays try-catch

I've been working in IDA Pro with a project but there is an issue. Try-Catch statements don't look nice. I've been searching and it seems like IDA does not support them so I was wondering if there is ...
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Display open handles in IDA pro, just like xdbg?

I want to know for example that if a ReadFile is happening and the handle number is 100, which file or whatever this handle belongs to? lets assume for whatever reason i cannot trace CreateFiles to ...
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Restoring original stack variable in IDA Pro?

I would like to convert an instruction like: lea ecx, [esp+150h+var_13E+2] to: lea ecx, [esp+14h] I know it's possible to do this with the key K. But I'm writing an IDAPython plugin that needs ...
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Try to parse buffer as PE with IDAPython

file_buffer = requests.get(file_url) buf_size = len(file_buffer) pe_file = pefile.PE(data=file_buffer) print("This is really a pe imphash %s." % pe_file.get_imphash()) addr = hex(id(...
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How to load a color theme correctly in IDAPro?

I work late nights and a dark theme like this would be nice with IDAPro. I followed the installation steps and copied the contents of 'plugins' from the github page to the 'plugins' directory in my ...
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How to parse the NT headers and section headers of a PE file using IDApython?

I am trying to move some of my PE parsing into IDApython, i know how to do this with libraries like lief, but is it possible to parse the PE headers using IDA python, just like lief? i want to get all ...
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how to call the function from IDAPython with passing arguments by manually push them to the stack

would you please tell me how to call the function from IDAPython code ?
 I want to simulate it by manually push to stack as the two arguments and calling the function.
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Is there any way to STOP the loop of the IDApython?

Is there any way to STOP the loop of the IDApython ? I want to stop the loop processing of IDAPython with any timing after starting the IDAPython(which contain loop function) from IDApro menu -> ...
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Identify APIs inside functions

I know it's a silly question 😂😂 I'm using IDA and I want to know if there is a plugin to identify all called APIs inside a function instead of entering each function manually?
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Hex-Rays and IDA Python plugin loading order

I have made a plugin (using IDA Python) that requires the Hex-Rays plugin. As per the instructions in the hexrays_sdk folder, I've named my plugin starting with hexrays_ to make sure it loads after ...
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Failed to load IDA PLW plugin

I am trying to install mIDA plugin for IDA. I found a compiled PLW file here: https://github.com/sourceincite/tools/tree/master/pymsrpc/mIDA , downloaded it and saved it to C:\Program Files\IDA 7.0\...
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IDAPython, parse IDA DB as PE file [duplicate]

I have buffer loaded into IDA with IDAPython in a costume loader script, I want to now to be parsed as a PE, or in fact, it would be better if IDA will try to reparse it as a PE, is it possible ...
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Find all syscall in statically Arm Binary

What is the easy and fast way to find all syscall in statically Arm binary ? Is there any Ida plugin that do that?
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How to parse the IAT using IDApython?

Is it possible to parse the IAT using IDApython? i know how to do it with python libraries like lief, but i was wondering if IDApython also has an ability to parse IAT or not?
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LPC2378FBD144 Arm7 hex file

I have binary file for the LPC2378FBD144 processor ineed to reverse engineer it using IDA V7.3 im little confused about memory organization values i should put in the memory organization thank you for ...
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Custom IDA Decompilation Format

Is there a way to customize the format of IDA's decompiled code? e.g. char buf[7]; // [rsp+5h] [rbp-1Fh] to char buf[ 7 ]; // [ rsp + 5h ] [ rbp - 1Fh ] or switch (c) to switch( c )