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I would like to start building up some software reverse engineering skills, and I'm looking for exercises or "challenges" to work on.

Are there definitive or go-to sites, like Project Euler, specifically for reverse engineering? For example, exercises where I have to figure out why a program is crashing or behaving incorrectly.


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@Mark Trapp, PE is not Project Euler. See… –  user1249 Oct 22 '11 at 5:15
@ThorbjørnRavnAndersen that addition was to clarify the type of site he was looking for, not an expansion of the last paragraph (which was too specific a requirement and not addressed in the accepted answer). –  user8 Oct 22 '11 at 5:17