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Displaying articles for: November 2013

How Protected is My Data at Rest?

One of the highest risk items on mobile devices is the sensitive data that users store, transfer, and access through apps.
Protecting that data from other applications is one consideration, however, we also have to consider the very real possibility of having the device stolen and compromised.

Tags: encryption

Fourth Annual BSIMM Conference

A few weeks ago we launched BSIMM-V at RSA Europe in Amsterdam and last week we held the fourth annual BSIMM Community Conference in Virginia. Read more about this conference, and the 3 big takeaways.

HP TippingPoint DVLabs Signature Response - PacSec West 2013: Mobile Pwn2Own

HP DV Labs teams up with HP Security Research Zero Day Initiative to provide immediate security coverage for all exploits purchased at Mobile Pwn2Own Tokyo!

Mobile Pwn2Own Tokyo 2013 – Crash bang boom

The results are in. Catch up with all the news from Mobile Pwn2Own in this handy summary of the contest.

Mobile Pwn2Own 2013 Yields Exploits in Safari, Samsung S4 applications

Mobile Pwn2Own 2013 started out with a bang. HP’s Zero Day Initiative and competition co-sponsors Google and Blackberry awarded $67,500 USD for the disclosure of multiple 0-day vulnerabilities and exploit techniques in the Safari browser and mobile applications.  We are excited to bring Pwn2Own to Japan to see the breadth of research from across the world, including exploits which reveal techniques that can help internal security teams improve their mitigations. 

HP ArcSight Application View: The Installation

Check out this video on how easy it is to get HP ArcSight Application View installed.

Local Japanese team exploits mobile applications to install malware on Samsung Galaxy S4

Time to rethink how you use your browser on your mobile device. Social engineering + application exploit = malware

Welcome to Mobile Pwn2Own at PacSec Tokyo - Super, happy fun

It's the big day! Join us for all the excitement of HP's ZDI Mobile Pwn2Own contest at PacSec in Tokyo. We'll be blogging throughout the day with news and the results of the contest.

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