Researcher to present Android and Google apps attack vectorsAuthor : Sharath Kumar August 1, 2013 0
PORTLAND, USA: Tripwire Inc, a leading global provider of IT security solutions, today announced that Craig Young, computer security researcher with Tripwire’s Vulnerability and Exposures Research Team (VERT), will present at DEF CON 21.
The event takes place August 1-4, 2013 at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Millions of businesses worldwide trust Google Apps to run their organization’s domain. The life-blood of these organizations is routinely stored in Google accounts and accessed with mobile devices.
During this presentation, Young will discuss how an adversary can parlay the compromise of a single Android device into a complete Google Apps domain takeover, provide insight into Googles Play Store Bouncer, and review Android malware analysis at the end-point. He will also identify best practices to minimize risk and discuss guidelines for recovering from a Google Apps security incident.