Topic: exploits

Android lockscreen can be bypassed

A major flaw in Android operating systems between version 5.0 and 5.1.1 was revealed last week. University of Texas security researcher John Gordon posted information on the hack, along with a video of him using the exploit to reach the main screen of a locked phone. The hack itself involves exploiting a buffer overflow in … continue reading

Android Developer Conference kicks off

Call it the digital sword of Damocles: Like some torturous situation out of an Edgar Allan Poe story, the entire world’s population of Android users is currently waiting with baited breath for Joshua Drake (Jduck) to release his claimed super exploit for Android. The famous security researcher claims his exploit can take advantage of 95% … continue reading Protection Status