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Covert Java™: Techniques for Decompiling, Patching, and Reverse Engineering by Alex Kalinovsky

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Chapter 3. Obfuscating Classes

 

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”

 
 --Murphy's Technology Laws

Protecting the Ideas Behind Your Code

Reverse engineering and hacking have been around since the early days of software development. As a matter of fact, stealing or replicating someone else's ideas has always been the easiest way of creating competitive products. There is, of course, a ...

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