Stagefright wakes up the mobile eco-system

Not everyday you get to wake up an entire eco-system ! Stagefright discovery by Joshua Drake (@jduck) at Zimperium – Mobile Threat Protection. At the time of writing this blog, ZHA has more than 25 members, comprising top 3 Android smartphone vendors, and 5 out of top 10 mobile carriers (by revenue) globally. Zimperium Handset Alliance (ZHA) … Read More

Stagefright: Vulnerability Details, Stagefright Detector tool released

By: Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) Joshua DrakeFollow Joshua Drake (@jduck) The Stagefright vulnerability has been one of the hottest topics of discussion in the security industry since it was announced. In order to provide a detailed insight into the vulnerability and ease of exploitation, zLabs VP of Platform Research and Exploitation, Joshua Drake (@jduck) … Read More

ZHA – Accelerating roll-out of Security Patches

By: Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) Joshua DrakeFollow Joshua Drake (@jduck) Yaniv KartaFollow Yaniv Karta (@shokoluv) Reflecting on our collective experiences in the Android ecosystem, especially recent events around Stagefright, we were reminded of several deficiencies in the way that Android security update ecosystem works. To help address these issues, we are pleased to … Read More

How to Protect from StageFright Vulnerability

By: Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) Joshua DrakeFollow Joshua Drake (@jduck) Nikias BassenFollow Nikias Bassen (@pimskeks) Earlier this week, Zimperium (@ZIMPERIUM), the leader in mobile threat protection, unveiled a major vulnerability in Android – Stagefright. Joshua Drake (@jduck), VP of Platform Research and Exploitation and a senior member of Zimperium zLabs, proactively studied the … Read More

Experts Found a Unicorn in the Heart of Android

By: Zuk Avraham Follow Zuk Avraham (@ihackbanme) Joshua DrakeFollow Joshua Drake (@jduck) Nikias BassenFollow Nikias Bassen (@pimskeks) UPDATE: Zimperium’s Mobile Threat Protection customers are safe from this threat, even without updating the device to the latest Android version. Companies that have reasons to believe that they are under active Stagefright attacks, should contact us ASAP at stagefright-urgent@zimperium.com … Read More