GITEX ’11: Symantec on Android Vulnerabilities

By on October 13, 2011
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Mobile cyber security scrutinized.

Today we had a word with Symantec’s Bulent Teksoz, Chief Security Strategist, who talked about the latest security threats facing the Android smartphone users worldwide. The reasoning behind attacks on the Android platform are very smart; devilishly ingenious, in fact.

So check out the video below to see what are the causes of these attacks on Android phones, and how to be safe from such vulnerabilities, not only on Android, but also on iOS and Windows Phone 7.


From auditing to editing, I now test and analyze the latest gadgets and games instead of the latest financial statements. Both jobs are equally intense and rewarding. When I'm not burning up hardware in the name of science, you'll find me nuking in DOTA 2 or engineering in TF2.

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