Can you explain what checkm8 is? On Friday, September 27th 2019, a security researcher known as @axi0mX publicly disclosed a vulnerability together with a working exploit called checkm8 (read “checkmate”). This permanent and unpatchable exploit leverages a vulnerability in Apple’s bootrom (read-only code; SecureROM), the initial and critical part in the secure boot chain. Every … Read More
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Zimperium Recognized with “Overall Mobile Security Solution of the Year” Award in 2019 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards
The CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards announced today that Zimperium won “Overall Mobile Security Solution of the Year” award. CyberSecurity Breakthrough is a leading independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global information security market today. Our machine learning-based engine, z9, has detected 100 percent of zero-day in the wild … Read More
According to a SecurityWeek article, “With over 66% of emails first opened on a mobile device and email arguably the first point of attack for a phishing actor, unprotected emails on a mobile device can easily turn into a new avenue for attack.” Furthermore, it’s not just corporate email that you have to worry about. … Read More
According to our latest State of Enterprise Mobile Report, mobile devices continue to be the target of attack at increasing rates. There is a relatively simple explanation for this – in a typical organization today, 60 percent of the endpoints containing or accessing enterprise data are mobile; the majority of which do not have any … Read More
I started working at Zimperium late January this year in the marketing communications department, and well…I’m busy. Every day is something new. Monday – OS problem. Tuesday – “Joker” malware downloaded. Wednesday – Phones could be hacked with a single text message. Thursday – Phishing scams on the rise. Friday – OS patch fixes jailbreaking … Read More