By Guido Ronchetti (CTO @XTN) In the last months, a new scam scheme was out in the net: cybercriminals trying to extort money threatening the release of X rated videos to victim's contacts. Yesterday I was targeted by this attack, and I've found it very well designed, reminding me of a delirious Black Mirror’s episode, and [...]
The Payment Services Directive (PSD2) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): two new regulations that have brought fundamental changes to the banking and fintech sector in the EU this year. GDPR emphasizes individuals’ rights to protect their personal data, while PSD2 is aimed at improving payment security, reducing fraud and making customer account information [...]
Thanks to our Security Analysts CVE-2017-13165 was acknowledged to XTN.
MORE® first outlook in Japan Tokyo, Japan – October, 2017 Some take from our partner SecureBrain® (a company of Hitachi System Ltd) at FIT (http://fit.nikkin.co.jp/) presenting MORE®. Check out more here: http://www.securebrain.co.jp/products/business.html
MORE® first outlook in Japan Tokyo, Japan – October, 2017 Meet our partner SecureBrain® (a company of Hitachi System Ltd) at FIT (http://fit.nikkin.co.jp/) to see live MORE®.
MORE® Flash News: Official Press Releases in Japan Tokyo, Japan – October, 2017 Thanks to our partner SecureBrain® (a company of Hitachi System Ltd) MORE® has been officially launched on Japanese market with fresh press releases. 2017/10/19 クラウドWatch セキュアブレイン、モバイルアプリになりすまし検知機能を組み込めるSDK「MORE」を販売開始 https://cloud.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/news/1087001.html 2017/10/19 日経プレスリリース セキュアブレイン、モバイル向けアプリになりすまし検知機能を組みこむことが可能な開発キットを販売開始 https://www.nikkei.com/article/DGXLRSP460731_Z11C17A0000000/ 2017/10/19 Security Next 腕の動きやデバイス角度などで「なりすまし」を検知するモバイル向けSDK http://www.security-next.com/086766
Android malware is on the rise along with the popularity of Android OS. Malware writers are using novel techniques to create malicious Android applications which severely undermine the capability of traditional malware detectors which are ineffective towards detecting these unknown malicious applications. One of the last malware discovered, dubbed Expensive Wall, has infected about 21 [...]
MORE®: XTN® has been mentioned for the 2nd time in 9 months in a Gartner Market Guide Report, this time in the Application Shielding. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other [...]
The analysed malware, internally baptised as PowerFakeToken, has been identified to belong to the Android/FakeToken.A family. In a nutshell, the mentioned malware family pretends to be a mobile token generator, typically used for transaction validation in online banking systems, but in fact it is an application whose purpose is to steal sensitive credentials to perform [...]