Posts in "Mobile security"

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 … Read More

Zimperium Partners with SmarTone to Offer ST Protect Service

We’re proud to announce that we’ve partnered with SmarTone, a leading wireless communications carrier based in Hong Kong. SmarTone is working with Zimperium to give their customers world-class mobile protection with ST Protect anti-cyberattack software. Delivered via a single app service, Android and iPhone users alike are safeguarded against Wi-Fi attacks, malicious apps, malware, and … Read More

Mobile Banking Apps Are a Valuable Asset

Mobile banking is a killer mobile app. We can now easily move money from one account to another to pay bills, credit vendors and send cash to friends and family. In previous years these transactions required tellers, checks and nightly batch runs in the bank’s back office. Now with the ubiquity of mobile banking, customers … Read More