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Podcast: Bluebox Labs Explains Android 'Fake ID' Vulnerability

Security Conversations With Ryan NaraineChief Technology Officer at Bluebox Security Jeff Forristal joins the podcast to discuss a significant Android vulnerability that lets hackers create a malicious application by copying the ID of a legitimate application to gain the same special privileges of the legitimate app. 

Related Reading: Android "Fake ID" Vulnerability Lets Malicious Apps Impersonate Trusted Apps

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Ryan is the host of the SecurityWeek podcast series "Security Conversations". He is the head of Kaspersky Lab's Global Research & Analysis team in the USA and has extensive experience in computer security user education, specializing in operating system and third-party application vulnerabilities, zero-day attacks, social engineering and social networking threats. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab, he monitored security and hacker attack trends for over 10 years, writing for eWEEK magazine and the ZDNet Zero Day blog. Follow Ryan on Twitter @ryanaraine.