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The Volatility Foundation is an independent 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that maintains and promotes open source memory forensics with The Volatility Framework.



The Volatility Framework is open source and written in Python. Downloads are available in zip and tar archives, Python module installers, and standalone executables.



The Open Memory Forensics Workshop (OMFW) is a half-day event where participants learn about innovative, cutting-edge research from the industry's leading analysts.



The Volatility Plugin Contest is your chance to win cash, shwag, and the admiration of your peers while giving back to the community. Warning: competition may be fierce!



This is your one-stop shop for the most frequently asked questions regarding Volatility, open source memory forensics, and The Foundation.



This page is a collection of books, blogs, white papers, code repositories, and other written sources of documentation authored by members of the community.

Get Involved


There are many ways to get involved depending on your current skill set,  interests, and availability. Visit this page to find out how you can become part of the community!



Feel free to contact us via email or the web form. We're always glad to meet new people and entertain your ideas and questions.

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