Demystifying ELF Binaries

Summary of my bookmarked links from Feb 2nd, 2024


  • How is a binary executable organized? Let's explore it!

    Title: Understanding ELF Binaries: A Beginner's GuideDelve into the world of ELF binaries on Linux with this beginner-friendly guide. Learn to demystify executables by exploring symbols, sections, and segments using tools like readelf and objdump. Follow step-by-step instructions to dissect a simple C program, revealing the secrets hidden within the binary. Gain insights into symbols, linking, and dynamic linking, while unraveling the structure of ELF binaries. The article offers a hands-on approach to understanding the internals of executables, making ELF files more accessible