Black Hat USA 2013 - A Practical Attack against MDM Solutions

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By: Daniel Brodie & Michael Shaulov

Spyphones are surveillance tools surreptitiously planted on a users handheld device. While malicious mobile applications mainly phone fraud applications distributed through common application channels - target the typical consumer, spyphones are nation states tool of attacks. Why? Once installed, the software stealthy gathers information such as text messages (SMS), geo-location information, emails and even surround-recordings.

How are these mobile cyber-espionage attacks carried out? In this engaging session, we present a novel proof-of-concept attack technique which bypass traditional mobile malware detection measures- and even circumvent common Mobile Device Management (MDM) features, such as encryption.



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Black Hat USA 2013


Black Hat USA 2013

From 06/02/2014 to 06/02/2019 in Las Vegas, United States