We’re attending Mobile World Congress #MWC2017

We have been sponsored to participate in Mobile World Congress hosted in beautiful Barcelona Spain, Feb 27 – Mar 2, 2017. MWC is an annual gathering for the mobile industry and for related industries. The annual event provides an excellent channel for these interconnected entities to display cutting-edge technologies, network, make partnerships, and more. They…

Smart devices as Bitcoin mining slaves

Recently, we blogged about unintentionally installing Android ransomware to an Android HD media player. It is possible and probable that other unwanted programs, such as Bitcoin mining trojans could be installed on a smart device. Background Bitcoin (BTC) is one of several popular digital (virtual) currency payment systems. It is decentralized and functions peer-to-peer (P2P)…

Mobile Intelligence Case Study: General vs Medical apps

In this post, we share some of our findings from submitted apps.  This data reflects our common vision on mobile app vulnerabilities and risks.  On the one hand, malware is not the only threat vector in the mobile space. This is particularly true for sandbox architecture platforms such as Android and iOS, where it is more difficult for…