I am trying to code obfuscation for binaries written in go language, please help me
aren’t the binaries already obfuscated ?
What kind of obfuscation do you actually need? What is your threat model?
Code obfuscation is required to prevent leakage of source code when writing a program with go.
I haven’t done it yet
Hi @bluefire, code obfuscation does not prevent source code leakage, it only makes it more difficult to reverse-engineer the code.
See e.g. these forum topics:
And this thread in
Some suggestions from the above sources:
- Do not deliver a binary to your customers, make it a Web service instead
- Search for better customers if you cannot trust your current ones
- Protect your rights legally
This being said, there are some obfuscation projects around. Searching the Web for “golang code obfuscation”, I found burrowers/garble: Obfuscate Go builds and unixpickle/gobfuscate: Obfuscate Go binaries and packages, and there are probably more, but really, don’t put your bets on obfuscation.
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