Researchers create app to secretly hide your encrypted data from authorities - Meet DroidStealth

02/09/2015 - 00:00

  By <a href="">Darren Pauli</a> -<br><br>Dutch researchers have developed an Android app for dissidents and crims-on-the-go, that can not only protect sensitive data behind encryption but make a phone appear as if it has nothing to hide. <br><br>The app was developed to pass the casual inspection a non-technical copper would give a device when looking for encrypted data that could hint at a need for deeper probes by forensics types or white hats.<br><br><a href="">READ MORE ON THE REGISTER</a><br><br><a href="">LEARN MORE ABOUT DROIDSTEALTH ON GITHUB</a><br><br>Ref: A Self-Compiling Android Data Obfuscation Tool. <a href="">arXiv: 1502.01625v1</a> [cs.CR] 5 Feb 2015