Avast makes ‘RetDec’ machine-code decompiler open source on GitHub

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Open source is the future of computing. Don’t believe me? Three of the most important technology companies — Microsoft, Apple, and Google — not only license open source software, but they contribute to open source projects too. While closed source will likely never go away, it is becoming less important. Today, popular anti-virus and security company, Avast, announces that it too is contributing to the open source community. You see, it is releasing the code for its machine-code decompiler on GitHub. Called “RetDec,” the decompiler had been under development since 2011, originally by AVG — a company Avast bought in 2016.…

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