High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  January 14, 2013  |  Category: Security Research
I recently came across an Android malware sample that does your usual data stealing i.e. leaking data from the victim's phone such as the phone number, contact information etc. Most vendors name this sample Uranico (Android.Uranico, Trojan:Android/U...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  November 16, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
In the AV industry, one of the golden rules is to make sure that, during analysis, we do not in any way help the malware authors and/or propagate their offspring. This requires special care in the case of malware for mobile phones, because, on the o...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  October 26, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
Much like Ninja Turtles, DroidKungFu now comes in different flavours (5 so far), discovered by Pr. Xuxian Jiang (and research team) and Lookout. If, like me, you are having difficulties keeping track of those variants, this post is for you :) The si...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  October 25, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
This concludes my overview of VB2011, with the final notes for the last tasks I attended. Enhancing filtering proactivity with reverse IP and reverse whois queries - Claudiu Musat (presenting) and Alin Octavian Damian The most typical methods to fi...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  March 28, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
We often have requests on mobile malware statistics and although statistics are only an imperfect representation of reality, this is what we can share. Those statistics only concern malware which run on mobile phones (hybrid malware which run on a PC...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  March 03, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
We are pretty busy these days with malicious samples on Android. You probably haven't missed DroidDream (Android/DrdDream.A!tr) which trojaned several applications on the Android Market and several blog posts on the matter: Lookout explains how the...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  March 01, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
Is Symbian still the leader for smartphone operating systems or not? How far have Android and iPhones penetrated the market? Who's the leader for smartphone OS: Symbian? BlackBerry? Android? iPhone? A quick search on Internet provides quite opposite...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  February 23, 2011  |  Category: Security Research
Zitmo is a mobile malware Fortinet has particularly been focusing on since the beginning (see our first blog post and my presentation at ShmooCon 2011) as it is one of the first palpable signs organized criminals show interest in infecting mobile pho...

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