SANS Penetration Testing: Monthly Archives: Jan 2015

How Pen Testers Can Deal with Changes to Android SD Card Permissions

By Lee Neely & Chris Crowley Recent updates to the Android OS have changed the permission model for external storage, and these changes will likely impact the way pen testers assess the actions and corresponding risks associated with applications, both malicious and benign, particularly when analyzing how they interact with external storage. Consider this scenario: … Continue reading How Pen Testers Can Deal with Changes to Android SD Card Permissions