Public WiFi Security: Smart Cities Can Get Smarter in Protecting its Residents from WiFi Attacks

According to the 2018 McKinsey Global Institute’s Smart Cities: Digital Solutions for a More Livable Future, more than half of the world’s population resides in cities, with another 2.5 billion new residents expected by 2050. Cities face increasing environmental pressures and infrastructure needs – and growing demands from residents to deliver a better quality of … Read More

DoubleDirect – Zimperium Discovers Full-Duplex ICMP Redirect Attacks in the Wild

By: Esteban Pellegrino, Zuk Avraham, Patrick Murray and Rachel Ackerly. Zimperium Mobile Security Labs have investigated during the last year a dangerous type of attack technique in the wild being exploited by attackers. Aptly named “DoubleDirect,” this attack is a type of “Man-in-the-Middle” attack (MITM) enabling an attacker to redirect a victim’s traffic to the … Read More

Welcoming Shridhar Mittal to the Z family

Earlier this year I promised big changes at Zimperium. We announced our Series A funding, launched Zimperium Mobile Threat Defense system with the World’s first Mobile IPS, and most recently made zANTI2 our award-winning mobile assessment tool completely free for community usage. Well, I’m excited to say that we have even more good news to … Read More

Nation-state attacks exist on iOS

Yesterday reports surfaced about China potentially using malware targeted at iPhone users to spy on Hong Kong protesters. Is it possible that a nation-state attack on an iOS device would be so bold as to use the words ODAY in its attack? Possibly… But what’s more important here is not the accuracy of the attack … Read More