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Converting binaries into images

Nutjobs like me actually LIKE looking at such stuff

Had this crazy idea for a tool/set of scripts that automatically helped to convert any binary into a bitmap and compared these bitmaps to generate visualizations like heat maps and the like. Might come in handy for DFIR and related tasks…

…and thus, after a couple of hours tinkering around, I have the first component ready! So here’s just a scratchpad post to document the main “results” first: how to convert a given binary into a bitmap.

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