Podcast: James Burns On Android Security

By Robert Vamosi | 4/27/12 2:16 AM

This week’s podcast, James Burns, Senior Security Architect at Mocana, discusses Android security with Robert Vamosi, specifically a proof of concept that allows security updates during the charging process.

In a paper released earlier this week, researcher David Weinstein from the MITRE Corp. argues that the common battery charger could soon be used “to measure, attest, and remediate the integrity” of the mobile device. His reference prototype is an Android-based Nexus S mobile phone.

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Concept Mobile Charger Checks Android Security

By Robert Vamosi | 4/25/12 2:10 AM

Recharging your mobile device could include good security hygiene, that is if a paper from a security expert takes root.

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