Posts in "Mobile security"

Analysis of multiple vulnerabilities in different open source BTS products

Background By:Simone Margaritelli c Follow Simone Margaritelli (@evilsocket)        Zimperium zLabs Follow Zimperium zLabs (@zLabsProeject) During the last weeks we’ve been investigating multiple aspects of GSM security such as protocol vulnerabilities as well as source auditing the world’s most common open source software products that run GSM networks. In this post we’ll share the details about multiple … Read More

What is Quadrooter?

‘Quadrooter’ is a group of four vulnerabilities affecting  specific Android devices leveraging the Qualcomm chipset and associated driver code. These four vulnerabilities are a small part of the 36 vulnerabilities reported from the same class of bug (privilege escalation) for the same vendor (Qualcomm) that were fixed as part of August 5th Android Nexus monthly … Read More

Pokémon Go: the Security Cost of Catching ’em All

For the past two weeks, full-grown adults, college students and children have all been roaming around the country in search of Pokémon (gotta catch ’em all, right?). This augmented reality mobile phenomenon has removed people from their home and encouraged them to explore their neighborhoods, but catching them all has come at a cost: beyond … Read More

Zimperium Protects SOLARIN by Sirin Labs

By:Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) It’s been a whirlwind month for myself and the rest of the Zimperium team as we’ve launched new partnerships and closed Series C financing. Last week’s SOLARIN launch event was a highlight for me in particular. The launch took place at SIRIN LAB’s beautiful flagship store in London’s Mayfair … Read More