Tag Archives: online gaming

  • Reverse-Engineering a Proprietary Game Server with Erlang
    2012-05-28 Erlang Central


    Online gaming suffers from a big issue. When the owner of the game decides to shut it down, it's gone for good. Sometimes it's released as open source, but most of the time reverse engineering is needed to bring the fallen servers back to life.The best tool to analyze and reverse engineer a protocol and game client is Erlang, closely associated with a good debugger.This talk will explain the big advantages Erlang has over other languages for reverse engineering protocols and analyzing client fil ...

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