Disassembling a mobile trojan attack

Protectoria recommends reading this really good article which explains the common strategic of basing mission critical security operations on mobile browsers. The attack pattern described in the article is as follows: 1: Get tricked into visiting a website propagating malware 2: The malware tricks you into believing that one of your ordinary apps require an [...]

My bank claim my device is my responsibility 

Author: Jon Endre Gjærum, Protectoria In Norway we have over the years had low rates of online banking fraud. There are likely several reasons for this, probably a combination of good cooperation between the banks, our native language and a large number of small banks. I had a quick discussion with my bank not so [...]

Protectoria and Prosa Securities in the Norwegian financial press 

Protectoria has recently launched our latest solution for PSD2 compliant authentication on one device only. Our solution (PSMP) has been through a security evaluation by a German security evaluation company (SRC). In the process of developing and preparing this software Prosa Securities has proven a valuable partner, offering in-depth tools for analyzing the strength and [...]

The threat of insecure networked devices

For more than a decade, criminals have been hacking into large number of Internet-connected devices in order to further their goals. They then connect them into a network commonly known as a botnet, which allows them to control large numbers of devices. The word botnet is a combination of the words robot and network. Originally, [...]