Tag: Android

Android 4.3 is Here! What Does it Mean for Security?

Let's take a few minutes to examine the changes Android 4.3 Jelly Bean introduces from a security perspective. While ultimately, the specific nature of the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware image from the device manufacturer...

Understanding the Android "master key" vulnerability

Bluebox Labs last week announced a vulnerability in Android's code for cryptographic signature verification and app installation. They are planning to publicly disclose the details in their upcoming BlackHat US talk. Google has patched this...

Practical mobile app security scanning tips

Looking to do dynamic security testing of your mobile apps? Look no further! In this hands-on article, learn how to use IBM Security AppScan Standard with mobile user agents, as well as emulators and actual devices for Android and iOS. Continue...