Category Archives: IDA

Removing Integrity Check from a Setup.exe

We had an executable installer that had a forced reboot and no option to remove it via command line. We wanted to run it through a task sequence and allow the task sequence to handle the reboot. Following the process … Continue reading

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Removing Forced Reboot From An EXE

Had this process I wanted to execute during a number of tasks, this process had a command line argument “—reboot” which forced an immediate reboot. If you tried to run the command without the “–reboot” option you were given an … Continue reading

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Patching a Null Pointer Access Violation

An application was crashing about 5x a time a day so crash dumps were enabled via registry https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/bb787181(v=vs.85).aspx Looking at the dmp files the program always crashed at same point in the program. This dump file has an exception of … Continue reading

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