After nearly half a year I found some time today to update the mobile malware overviews for iOS and Android. I hope that I did catch everything that came up in the meantime, if not, please let me know which malware family is missing in the overviews.
Beginning of 2015 PackPub came to Johann and me and ask us if we would like to write a book about Python-based forensic investigations. The idea of writing a book was really interesting for both of us, so we started to work on an agenda and outline. After several discussions with the publisher we created an outline that was acceptable for all of us and less than a year later (since October 2015) the book is available on Amazon and PackPub.
Some weeks ago I did a short presentation on this years German OWASP day in Frankfurt and I would like to publish the most important points of our research here as well.
Reversing Android applications is something I'm doing very regularly. Thus, I thought writing some small and simple step by step guides for available tools could be helpful for the community, especially for people that are just starting to work on this topic. Today I will start with Androguard, but I hope that there will be enough time in the future to continue those guides for other tools.
The posts about how to break the screen lock are very frequently visited. This is why I thought it's time to give you a short update and provide you with a Python script, that can do most of the attack in an automated way.