VDI Solutions: Background, Threats & Mitigation

 
Accompanying our upcoming presentation at Blackhat in Las Vegas on August 6-7, this post discusses some of the vulnerabilities that exist in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) frameworks, as well as provides some insights into the implications of using VDI in your enterprise. We recently held a relevant podcast with Daniel Brodie, a Sr. Security Researcher at Lacoon, who will be hosting the BH talk along with our CEO, Michael Shaulov. The podcast and this post don’t completely overlap, so if you have the time, we’d recommend giving both due care and attention. Why enterprises are turning to VDI Solutions With enterprises ...

Mobile Security Weekly – Countdown to Blackhat US

 
This week has been eventful for all sorts of reasons. First, we’re excited to have officially launched the Lacoon Mobile Threat Management Platform. Second, with Blackhat US around the corner, we’re all busy and set to go. If you’re around, come hear our talk or stop by at our booth at the Innovation City. Finally, there have been a number of interesting and important news items - which is what we’re all here for. Android ‘Fake ID’ vulnerability can enable a threat actor to impersonate your trusted apps. Every Android app has a unique identity. In short, a threat actor exploiting this vulnerability can compromise ...