Mobile Application Security

How frameworks like Cordova leave an inherent security hole in Mobile Apps

Frameworks like Apache Cordova enables software programmers to build hybrid applications for mobile devices. The applications can be built using CSS3, HTML5, and JavaScript, that is then wrapped inside a thin native container that provides access to native platform features. This facilitates programmers to create cross-platform mobile applications that work on multiple devices. Though it is easier and cost effective to build such applications,…

Secure By Design

Why thinking security at an early development stage is extremely vital for Mobile Apps!

It is a commonly seen practice to perform security testing of applications during the QA stage, after developing their code. In all such cases however as security bugs get uncovered at the later stage of development, a great amount of rework gets involved before the application release. There by causing issues like delays, unverified security-fixes,…