Mobile devices are critical in today’s connected business world. Yet, very few companies have visibility into mobile platforms to identify cyberattacks, vulnerabilities and unknown threats targeting their customers’ personal data and confidential business information. Softbank gets it. As the third largest public company in Japan, SoftBank is a Japanese multinational telecommunications and Internet corporation that … Read More
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Whether deployed to steal ammo for political scandals or classified documents for military sabotage, a cyberattack on a mobile device with access to sensitive information is a matter of national security. And yet, mobile devices are often left out of the national security conversation. Obama’s recently implemented Cybersecurity National Action Plan makes no mention of … Read More
By: Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) Joshua DrakeFollow Joshua Drake (@jduck) Last year, we disclosed a series of critical vulnerabilities within Android’s multimedia processing code — libstagefright. We promised to release the exploit for testing purposes and quickly published our exploit for CVE-2015-1538 targeting the Galaxy Nexus running Android 4.0.4. We delivered this exploit … Read More
Pegasus is a sophisticated trojan targeting the iOS platform. It provides an attacker abilities to remotely monitor and capture communication from a device (including calls, texts, Whatsapp, Viber, etc). A successful attack transforms a device running iOS into a powerful surveillance tool. This is a persistent attack and enables an attacker to remotely update and … Read More
Background By:Simone Margaritelli 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 vulnerabilities … Read More