Posted by: David Harley | April 16, 2018

Free Android apps with poor password security

The Register: Android apps prove a goldmine for dodgy password practices

“And password crackers are getting a lot smarter…An analysis of free Android apps has shown that developers are leaving their crypto keys embedded in applications, in some cases because the software developer kits install them by default.”

Summarizes research described by Will Dormann, CERT/CC software vulnerability analyst, at BSides.

David Harley

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