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Accelerated Windows Memory Dump Analysis: Training Course Transcript and WinDbg Practice Exercises with Notes, Third Edition by Dmitry Vostokov

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Exercise P7: Analysis of an application process dump (ApplicationL, 64-bit)

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Goal: Learn how to recognize heap corruption and check error and status codes.

Patterns: Exception Thread; Heap Corruption

1.      Launch WinDbg from Windows Kits \ Debugging Tools for Windows (X64).

2.      Open \AWMDA-Dumps\64-bit\Processes\ApplicationL.exe.2940.dmp

3.      We get the dump file loaded:

 Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.3.9600.16384 AMD64 Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Loading Dump File [C:\AWMDA-Dumps\64-bit\Processes\ApplicationL.exe.2940.dmp] User Mini Dump File with Full Memory: Only application data is available ...

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