App stores don't do enough to hunt for potentially malicious anomalies, but argues that their limited design does help protect against devastating supply chain attacks.
Security Experts Explain the Malware Dangers of App Stores, Excel & More
If you haven’t been following Black Hat 2021 (the yearly hacker conference that takes place in Vegas), that’s OK — but you will want to know what a number of security experts revealed during Day 1. Did you know that app stores don't do enough to hunt for malware? How about that Excel 4 is extremely useful to malware coders or that stalkerware enables domestic abuse? We break it all down below.