[Gsmmap] Android 5 support (Re: Snoopsnitch doesn't work with real IMSI catcher and against Silent SMS)

Ralph A. Schmid, dk5ras ralph at schmid.xxx
Thu Feb 19 12:40:21 CET 2015


Hi,

I get the message" Your device is incompatible. Reason: Device /dev/diag 
does not exist, no Qualcomm chipset or unsuitable ROM."

This came after the update from 4.4.4 to 5.0.1, so I assume it must be a 
software thing :)

Ralph.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Karsten Nohl [mailto:nohl at srlabs.de]
> Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2015 12:03 PM
> To: Ralph A. Schmid, dk5ras
> Cc: gsmmap at lists.srlabs.de
> Subject: Android 5 support (Re: Snoopsnitch doesn't work with real IMSI
> catcher and against Silent SMS)
>
> Dear Ralph,
>
> The current SnoopSnitch v 0.9.3 supports Android 5.0.
>
> In one instance -- on a Samsung S5 -- we noticed that Samsung removes the
> necessary kernel support when updating to Android 5. SnoopSnitch does not
> work anymore after the update.
>
> Perhaps that's what you are observing?
>
> Cheers,
>
>      -Karsten
>
>
> > On Feb 19, 2015, at 11:51 , Ralph A. Schmid, dk5ras <ralph at schmid.xxx>
> wrote:
> >
> > Are there any plans supporting newer Android version (if possible)? I
> > found that I kicked myself out of using snoopsnitch by updating my HTC
> > One m8 to Android 5 :-(
> >
> > Ralph.
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: gsmmap-bounces at lists.srlabs.de [mailto:gsmmap-
> >> bounces at lists.srlabs.de] On Behalf Of Linus Neumann
> >> Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2015 11:43 AM
> >> To: Jakub Kříž; gsmmap at lists.srlabs.de; Alex Senier
> >> Subject: Re: [Gsmmap] Snoopsnitch doesn't work with real IMSI catcher
> >> and against Silent SMS
> >>
> >> Dear Jakub,
> >>
> >> While we theoretically can not rule out the existence of IMSI catcher
> >> models or attack patterns that are not yet covered by SnoopSnitch,
> >> any SMS attacks will be detected with very high sensitivity and 
> >> specificity.
> >>
> >> Since you are describing that even SMS attacks remained undetected, I
> >> assume that SnoopSnitch was not properly running on your phone.
> >> Either, it was simply not active; or your model is not properly 
> >> supported.
> >>
> >> Please provide your
> >> • Phone model
> >> • Software Version and
> >> • App ID
> >>
> >> via personal E-mail (off list!) to me and my colleague Alex Senier
> >> <alex at srlabs.de> In case further debugging is necessary, we would
> >> also love to receive the BB logs regarding your detection cases. Alex
> >> will be happy to support you in creating them.
> >>
> >> Best regards,
> >>
> >> Linus
> >>
> >>
> >>> On 19 Feb 2015, at 10:50, Jakub Kříž <krizja at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Hi list,
> >>> I tested snoopsnitch with several real IMSI catchers and several
> >> configurations and unfortunately snoopsnitch didn't signalize any
> >> alerts, although phone was trapped by unit successfully. Location
> >> update procedure was performed in 2G and also in 3G, but without any
> attack alert.
> >>> When I sent silent sms from HushSMS  app so again nothing happened.
> >>> I
> >> know that the class0 silent sms is most common type of silent sms,
> >> but SnoopSnitch doesn't signalize any attack....
> >>>
> >>> May I ask you how did you test the SnoopSnitch? Or what's the main
> >>> idea
> >> of snoopsnitch real-time user protection against attacks?
> >>>
> >>> Thank you
> >>> Jakub
> >>>
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