Ostorlab Team Articles

New in Android M and N: Runtime Permissions
Fri 27 May 2016

In Android, the permission system was one of the major security concerns of the platform for many reasons...

Android SSL certificate pinning to prevent Man-in-the-middle attack
Wed 11 May 2016

Implementing SSL certificate pinning in mobile apps to secure the communication between the user's device and the backend

Reversing JNI, or how Facebook is crashing their own application
Thu 07 January 2016

Apparently Facebook is crashing their apps intentionally in order to test users reaction and evaluate their adherence to Facebook service. This post is however not about the user's behavioral analysis, but about the technical aspects of how it is done - or just an excuse to dive into JNI reversing.

What every pentesters should learn in 2016
Sat 02 January 2016

The last years have come with meaningful changes in the way IT professionals operate and the way we approach security...

Ostorlab Beta is out
Sun 20 December 2015

We are pleased to release the Beta version of our online mobile application security scanner.

Best SSL/TLS resources (Attacks, Tools, Talks)
Tue 25 August 2015

This article will reference the best current resources on SSL/TLS.