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Secure digital transformation - separate security from infrastructure

The key to achieving 'pay as you grow' security is to move away from traditional rigid security product models tied into the infrastructure by embracing an overlay approach that decouples security from the connectivity infrastructure.

How to avert overlay attacks - deploy built-in app security

Applications themselves should have security built in that detects that the application is being pushed to the background says Giovanni Verhaeghe. Then any user input should be blocked and the placing overlay eliminated

All pre-8.0 Androids vulnerable to overlay attack; mitigations toasted

A new vulnerability has been discovered affecting older versions of the Google Android Platform.It can be used to easily enable an "overlay attack", tricking the user into unwittingly installing malware onto the device.