Posts in "Threat Research"

What exactly is a mobile ______ attack?

Mobile devices contain or have access to the same information as traditional endpoints. While billions of dollars have been spent protecting and securing traditional endpoints, very little has been invested to protect mobile device endpoints. Attackers work on the same model as any other business: where do they get the greatest return on their investment … Read More

Zimperium’s “State of Enterprise Mobile Security” Report Says Every Enterprise has Mobile Security Threats and Attacks

  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% of the endpoints containing or accessing enterprise data are mobile; the majority of which do not have any security protection today. It is no longer a matter … Read More

WhatsApp Buffer Overflow Vulnerability: Under the Scope

Researcher: Chilik Tamir (@_coreDump)   Recently, Zimperium blogged about the new WhatsApp vulnerability disclosed by Facebook on May 13th. This vulnerability was reportedly exploited in the wild, and it was designated as CVE-2019-3568. A previous post by Zimperium gave some preliminary information about the vulnerability, impacted WhatsApp products, an alleged exploit and how Zimperium could … Read More