As part of Security Innovation's internship program, I spent a month conducting extensive research on Android malware; in particular, the automated analysis of malware for the purpose of uncovering insights that can help...

In March of this year, OWASP released their 2016 edition of the Mobile Top Ten. Now that organizations have had some time to get acclimated to it, I wanted to provide some of my thoughts on it.

OWASP got this one right. I...

2016 OWASP Mobile Top 10 Vulnerabilities

by Dinesh Shetty on November 4, 2016 at 9:21 AM

Do you think mobile vulnerabilities are so different from web vulnerabilities that it warrants is own list?

While vulnerabilities are often similar across the various computing platforms, each has unique idiosyncrasies,...

As the name implies, QuadRooter is a collection of four exploits in Qualcomm's popular graphics and media chipset, which is in more than 900 million mobile devices globally. When used in combination with malware, the...

In the wake of Pangu releasing the latest iPhone jailbreak, the industry will continue to debate on whether jailbreaking your iPhone is worth the security risk.

With a jailbroken iPhone, you can get past many of the...

I want to run into traffic, fall into a pond, catch Pokémon while my wife is in labor, and find a dead body; let's check out this Pokémon Go thing!

Pop quiz: Is this a valid login screen for Google Account services?

The Blessing and Curse of Apple Security

by Dinesh Shetty on February 22, 2016 at 11:19 AM

A lot has been written about whether Apple should comply with the recently publicized FBI demands surrounding the San Bernardino attack last year. However, I’m going to avoid the political side of the debate and focus on...

Remember the days when you were handed a BlackBerry on your first day of work? In today's connected world, there's little need for most organizations to spend the money on handing out phones to everyone in the office, as...

Six Holiday Tips For Staying Safe Online

by Geoffrey Vaughan on November 24, 2015 at 2:22 PM

The holiday season is a time we often use to spend with family and friends. Unfortunately, for many of us, leading up to the holiday can be a hassle. Between online shopping for presents and traveling to see family, this...

The Internet, expansion of wireless networks, and popularity of inexpensive devices such as smartphones and tablets have changed the way people communicate. In fact, a study by International Telecommunications Union...