Is Android malware served in theatres more sophisticated?

09 Jan 2014 Felix Leder android apk decompilation malware reverse-engineering sandbox-evasion thug
Pietro wrote a nice post about him finding Android malware while visiting the theatre. Thanks to Thug (thank you Angelo) and HoneyProxy, he was able to get some interesting details about their infrastructure. I was curious what kind of malware you find in a theatre, so I quickly looked at one of the samples that he mentioned: f6ad9ced69913916038f5bb94433848d. Virus Total already provides some nice information for Android. The SEND_SMS permissions already gives a solid hint that this application is probably sending to premium numbers.

Malware-serving theaters for your android phones - Part 1

07 Jan 2014 Pietro Delsante android apk exploit malware thug
Some nights ago I was heading to a local theater with some (non-nerd) friends. We did not recall very well the address, so I brought out my phone (LG Nexus 4 with Android 4.4.2 and Google Chrome) and googled for it. I found the theater’s official site and started looking for the contact info, when Chrome suddenly opened a popup window pointing me to a Russian web site ( urging me to update my Flash Player.

APKInspector BETA Release & Demo Video

24 Aug 2011 Ryan W Smith analysis android apk demo gsoc tool video
As the deadline of GSOC has passed, I would like to announce the APKinspector Beta1.0. APKinspector is a tool to help Android application analysts and reverse engineers to analyze the compiled Android packages and their corresponding codes. You can review the Alpha version report and the page of this project to know more about it. Click the picture below to watch a full demonstration video of APKInspector: Chinese viewers may view the demo at: http://v.