Equifax Data Breach, Mobile Flaws, and More – Is There No End to the Blunders?

Equifax Data Breach, Mobile Flaws, and More – Is There No End to the Blunders?

You’ve probably heard about the recent hack of Equifax data – now that the company finally fessed up and made public the breach of some 183 million records from its systems. Equifax, as a reminder, is one of the three largest credit reporting agencies in the US, collecting confidential...

MWCA 2017 Highlight: Top 5 Security Risks for Connecting (and SECURING) the Americas

MWCA 2017 Highlight: Top 5 Security Risks for Connecting (and SECURING) the Americas

Mobile World Congress Americas (MWCA) 2017 just took place, with a plethora of current mobile products and solutions, and some tantalizing glimpses of future. The projections are for growth, growth, and more growth, either by equipping the mobile-less minority with mobile devices, or getting existing users to do even more with their mobiles, from controlling their toasters to managing networks of connected sensors.

WARNING: Use MWC Mobile App at Your Own Risk

WARNING: Use MWC Mobile App at Your Own Risk

As an attendee you would expect that a premier event such as MWC would take the appropriate measures to protect both itself and you, but they haven't. After leveraging our platform to rapidly analyze the MWC application we found multiple vulnerabilities that could put attendees at significant risk. What's worse is that one of the vulnerabilities has been around since 2012 and has been documented in at least nine different books (yes, nine) on mobile security and hacking mobile devices.