Check All APK's is a set of two scripts that leverage Drozer and the VirusTotal API to check whether a phone is running applications known to be malware. This is practical during security breaches, when an analyst has to identify malicious applications among hundreds of legitimate ones.
This is a guest post by Aleksandr Mylnikov, who did his semester project under JP Aumasson during his master's at EPFL, co-supervised by Prof. Arjen Lenstra. This post summarizes part of his work, thanks Alex! This part-time research project started in February 2017 and finished middle of June 2017. The goal was to understand WhatsApp's network architecture … Continue reading Student Focus – WhatsApp Security