The objective of a security researcher and penetration tester is to test the mobile environment and give a clean chit to the management regarding the security of the environment so that they can make it live and then thing goes on.
What is Mobisec ?
The MobiSec Live Environment Mobile Testing open source project is a live
environment for testing mobile environments, including devices, applications, and
supporting infrastructure. The purpose is to provide attackers and defenders the
ability to test their mobile environments to identify design weaknesses and
MobiSec provides a single environment for testers to leverage the best of all
available open source mobile testing tools, as well as the ability to install
additional tools and platforms, that will aid the penetration tester through the
testing process as the environment is structured and organized based on an
industry-proven testing framework. Using a live environment provides penetration
testers the ability to boot the MobiSec Live Environment on any Intel-based system
from a DVD or USB flash drive, or run the test environment within a virtual machine.
The MobiSec Live Environment can be installed onto a DVD, onto a USB
flash drive, or onto a Virtual Machine. The instructions below are
provided to assist the user in how to download and install based on the
To login to MobiSec, use the following credentials
username = mobisec
password = mobisec