Entries by Markus Tak

KOBIL m-IDentity protection defends against recent attacks on Android Multimedia System

Currently, there are some reports about successful attacks on Android devices, exploiting weaknesses in multimedia handlers, e.g. for MMS messages or MP4 videos. These exploits allow attackers to get control over the smartphone: MMS Not the Only Attack Vector for “Stagefright” (Tendmicro) or Stagefright: It Only Takes One Text To Hack 950 Million Android Phones (Forbes) KOBIL […]

This is not going to happen with m-Identity Protection

The information came up again last week that due to a bug in an iOS library, distributed worldwide, more than 25 thousand iOS apps would become extremely vulnerable to attacks. “A bug in a popular iOS library means user data can be intercepted by attackers using any SSL certificate for any web server. As many […]