-`oletools <http://www.decalage.info/python/oletools>`_ is a package of
-python tools to analyze `Microsoft OLE2 files (also called Structured
-Storage, Compound File Binary Format or Compound Document File
+`python-oletools <http://www.decalage.info/python/oletools>`_ is a
+package of python tools to analyze `Microsoft OLE2 files (also called
+Structured Storage, Compound File Binary Format or Compound Document
such as Microsoft Office documents or Outlook messages, mainly for
malware analysis and debugging. It is based on the
+Note: python-oletools is not related to OLETools published by BeCubed
+Tools in python-oletools:
- **olebrowse**: A simple GUI to browse OLE files (e.g. MS Word, Excel,
Powerpoint documents), to view and extract individual data streams.
either view its content in a builtin hexadecimal viewer, or save it to a
file for further analysis.
olebrowse project website:
files) that may be embedded in files such as MS Office documents (e.g.
Word, Excel), which is especially useful for malware analysis.
-pyxswf is an improved version of xxxswf.py published by Alexander Hanel
+pyxswf is an extension to
+published by Alexander Hanel.
Compared to xxxswf, it can extract streams from MS Office documents by
parsing their OLE structure properly, which is necessary when streams
[ADDR] SWF 1 at 0x8 - FWS Header
[FILE] Carved SWF MD5: 2498e9c0701dc0e461ab4358f9102bc5.swf
-This license applies to the oletools package, apart from the thirdparty
-folder which contains third-party files published with their own
+This license applies to the python-oletools package, apart from the
+thirdparty folder which contains third-party files published with their
-The oletools package is copyright (c) 2012, Philippe Lagadec
+The oletools package is copyright (c) 2012, Philippe Lagadec
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