Category: Android

Android CTF — KGB Messenger
Android, android-ctf

Android CTF — KGB Messenger

Android CTF — KGB MessengerThis is a write up of an open source CTF practice challenge. The aim of this CTF is to learn how to reverse ... Read More

80% of all Android apps encrypt traffic by default
Android, Cyber Security JOBS

80% of all Android apps encrypt traffic by default

Google keeps pushing in its mission for broader encryption adoption Android commands the lion’s share of the mobile operating system market. And with so many ... Read More

Fake Android apps uploaded to Play store by notorious Sandworm hackers
Android, google

Fake Android apps uploaded to Play store by notorious Sandworm hackers

The Russian ‘Sandworm’ hacking group has been caught repeatedly uploading fake and modified Android apps to Google’s Play Store. . Fake Android apps uploaded to ... Read More

Facebook, Twitter profiles slurped by mobile apps using malicious SDKs
Advertising, Android

Facebook, Twitter profiles slurped by mobile apps using malicious SDKs

Hundreds of users gave permission to these third-party apps to access their social media accounts, but the apps got more handsy than that. . Facebook, ... Read More

Google plans to take Android back to ‘mainline’ Linux kernel
Android, android patching

Google plans to take Android back to ‘mainline’ Linux kernel

Android could be returning to its roots. . Google plans to take Android back to ‘mainline’ Linux kernel Naked SecuritySource link Read More

Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security flaws
Android, Asus

Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security flaws

If you think brand new, just-out-of-the-box Android smartphones are immune from security vulnerabilities - think again. . Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security ... Read More

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution
Android, Industry News

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution Introduction In the course of performing Android application security testing at NowSecure, I ... Read More

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing
Android, cve

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing While corporations widely recognize the convenience and productivity enhancements that mobile applications deliver to their customers and ... Read More

Google patches bug that let nearby hackers send malware to your phone
Android, Android Apps

Google patches bug that let nearby hackers send malware to your phone

Google has patched an Android bug that could have allowed attackers to use NFC to send over a malicious file to the victim's phone . ... Read More