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Israeli Cyber-Researchers Find Flaws in Google, Samsung Apps
November 19, 2019 | By Shoshanna Solomon

Researchers at cybersecurity firm Checkmarx say hackers able to seize control of camera app and take photos, eavesdrop. Read More >

Israeli Company Unveils Breach on Android Devices
November 19, 2019 | By Osherit Gan-El

Checkmarx unveils a security breach on smartphones with Google's Android operating system. Read More >

An Android Flaw Lets Apps Secretly Access People’s Cameras
November 19, 2019 | By Aaron Holmes

The flaw, uncovered by Checkmarx, allowed hackers to track metadata like the GPS location where videos were recorded. Read More >

Google Assistant on Android Devices Could be Tricked Into Taking Photos, Videos
November 19, 2019 | By Alfred Ng

Security researchers found a flaw through Android's voice commands that allowed for eavesdropping and location tracking. Read More >

Google Confirms Android Security Threat: Hundreds of Millions Affected
November 19, 2019 | By Davey Winder

The security research team at Checkmarx has made something of a habit of uncovering alarming vulnerabilities, with past disclosures covering Amazon’s Alexa and Tinder. Read More >

Big Tech’s Bugs Beg the Question: Should You Cover Your Smartphone Camera?
November 19, 2019 | By Alyssa Newcomb

Covering laptop cameras with a piece of tape to prevent surveillance is a common cybersecurity practice. But recent headlines suggest that naked smartphone cameras may be a bigger threat to... Read More >

Press Releases

Checkmarx Introduces the Next Generation of Interactive Application Security Testing (IAST)

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jenkins World 2017 -- Checkmarx, a global leader in application security testing solutions, today announced the release of its Interactive Application Security Testing solution, CxIAST. The platform enables dynamic... Read More >

Checkmarx Acquires Codebashing to Redefine Secure Coding Education

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Checkmarx, a global leader in application security testing solutions, today announced its acquisition of Codebashing, a leading application security education company that delivers Game-like AppSec Training for Developers. (more…) Read More >

Checkmarx Awarded NASA SEWP V Contract to Simplify Federal Procurement Processes

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Checkmarx, a global leader in Application Security Testing (AST) today announced it was awarded a contract by NASA’s Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP), the multi-award Government-Wide Acquisition Contract... Read More >

Deloitte Germany Partners with Checkmarx to Include Application Security Testing Technologies in the Deloitte Big Data Analytics Platforms and Services

BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Deloitte Germany, a member firm of Deloitte’s global network of audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory and tax advisory firms, and The Deloitte Analytics Institute, a multidisciplinary competence center at... Read More >

Application Security Leader Checkmarx Expands U.S. Footprint with New Atlanta Office

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Checkmarx, a global leader in Application Security Testing (AST), today announced the official opening of a new office location in Atlanta, GA. The office is located at 7000 Central... Read More >

IT Central Station Announces The Top Application Security Solutions of Q1 2017 Based On Real User Reviews

HPE, Checkmarx and CA Technologies are ranked as the leading application security vendors of Q1, based on peer reviews from real users in the IT Central Station community. IT Central... Read More >