Presentation “Windows Phone 8 application security” from Hack in Paris 2013

When the first Windows Phone 8 smartphones were released, the users received a new mobile OS with a lot of functions. The owners of such devices can discover lots of interesting and user-friendly tools for business and leisure… if only security was not an issue. Dmitry Evdokimov, director of ERPScan research group, and Andrey Chasovskikh, financial software developer, spoke about how applications are secured in this OS and what the developers should pay attention to. The experts also presented a tool for analyzing Windows Phone applications and showed the audience how to use the tool to find vulnerabilities.

The slides are available here.

Authors: Dmitriy Evdokimov, Andrey Chasovskikh.