Source code for plaso.parsers.bencode_plugins.interface

# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
"""Bencode parser plugin interface.

BencodePlugin defines the attributes necessary for registration, discovery and
operation of plugins for bencoded files which will be used by BencodeParser.

from __future__ import unicode_literals

import abc

from plaso.parsers import plugins

[docs]class BencodePlugin(plugins.BasePlugin): """Bencode parser plugin interface.""" # BENCODE_KEYS is a list of keys required by a plugin. # This is expected to be overridden by the processing plugin. # Ex. frozenset(['activity-date', 'done-date']) BENCODE_KEYS = frozenset(['any']) # This is expected to be overridden by the processing plugin. # URLS should contain a list of URLs with additional information about # this key or value. # Ex. [''] URLS = [] NAME = 'bencode_plugin' def _GetDecodedValue(self, decoded_values, name): """Retrieves a decoded value. Args: decoded_values (collections.OrderedDict[bytes|str, object]): decoded values. name (str): name of the value. Returns: object: decoded value or None if not available. """ value = decoded_values.get(name, None) if value is None: # Work-around for issue in bencode 3.0.1 where keys are bytes. name_as_byte_stream = name.encode('utf-8') value = decoded_values.get(name_as_byte_stream, None) if isinstance(value, bytes): # Work-around for issue in bencode 3.0.1 where string valuse are bytes. value = value.decode('utf-8') return value # pylint: disable=arguments-differ
[docs] @abc.abstractmethod def Process(self, parser_mediator, decoded_values=None, **kwargs): """Extracts events from the values of entries within a bencoded file. This is the main method that a Bencode plugin needs to implement. The contents of the bencode keys defined in BENCODE_KEYS can be made available to the plugin as both a matched{'KEY': 'value'} and as the entire bencoded data dictionary. The plugin should implement logic to parse the most relevant data set into a useful event for incorporation into the Plaso timeline. The attributes for a BencodeEvent should include the following: root = Root key this event was extracted from. key = Key the value resided in. time = Date this artifact was created in micro seconds (usec) from January 1, 1970 00:00:00 UTC. desc = Short description. Args: parser_mediator (ParserMediator): mediates interactions between parsers and other components, such as storage and dfvfs. decoded_values (Optional[collections.OrderedDict[bytes|str, object]]): decoded values. """