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Welcome to the Mobile App Security Blog Series

Appdome’s All-in-One Mobile App Security solution offers a layered defense against all mobile threats and prevents mobile fraud, identity theft, app modifications, and more. The Appdome Mobile Security Suite includes Data Encryption (AES-256 and FIPS 140-2), Code Obfuscation, App Shielding, MitM Prevention, Jailbreak and Root Prevention, Mobile Privacy and Data Loss Prevention and more. Fully secure your apps in minutes without code or coding.

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Achieve CoDi Compliance without coding

By |2020-09-12T00:35:04+03:00September 3rd, 2020|

CoDi Compliance, No coding required - The Fastest Way to Secure Mexico's Mobile Banking Apps What is CoDi?  CoDi is a digital/mobile payment system developed and sponsored by the Bank of Mexico (aka: Banxico), Mexico’s central bank. Banxico launched the first phase of CoDi in [...]

Mobile Developers Guide to Mobile App Security

By |2020-09-09T19:05:14+03:00August 30th, 2020|

I’m excited to blog about Appdome’s recently published “Mobile Developers’ Guide for Mobile App Security”. At Appdome we love helping developers solve the toughest problems in mobile app security, fast. And this guide is packed with extremely practical and useful content. Here’s a quick [...]

Protecting Mobile Banking Customers in the Age of COVID-19

By |2020-08-27T00:32:37+03:00August 17th, 2020|

COVID-19 has brought with it a truly unprecedented time for the digital economy. To safeguard ourselves and stem the spread of the Coronavirus, we’re all being asked to do things virtually. To comply with health official’s mandates, many of us are already required to [...]

SSL Certificate Validation and Pinning on Mobile Apps

By |2020-09-04T02:01:18+03:00August 10th, 2020|

Security tips for mobile application developers Like screenplay writers at Starbucks, SSL is everywhere. You would hope that SSL certificate validation and pinning would be everywhere too. Unfortunately, that’s not yet the case and a lack of SSL certificate validation and pinning weakens the [...]

No-code Mobile Data-at-Rest Encryption

By |2020-08-12T01:17:20+03:00August 7th, 2020|

Mobile data-at-rest encryption isn’t a new concept for CIOs or CISOs of financial institutions, or of any other enterprise for that matter. Cybercriminals have been targeting data-at-rest with specially developed malware, spyware and other methodologies. However, considering the unprecedented number of mobile apps and devices [...]

Prevent App Modifications with No-code Anti-Tampering

By |2020-09-05T00:53:13+03:00August 6th, 2020|

Adding tampering protection to Android and iOS apps is one of the first lines of defense to prevent unauthorized changes to your app (such as 'mods' and 'fakes'). Prevent App Modifications & Fakes with Anti-Tampering Hackers tamper with apps using many techniques and for [...]

Prevent Reverse Engineering with No-Code Obfuscation

By |2020-08-26T21:11:09+03:00August 5th, 2020|

Mobile app obfuscation is one of the best defenses to prevent reverse engineering of Android and iOS apps to thwart hacking attempts. Hackers use reverse engineering techniques, such as static and dynamic code analysis to learn how your app functions and to understand the app's [...]

Prevent Reverse Engineering with Anti-Debugging

By |2020-08-26T21:11:20+03:00August 4th, 2020|

Anti-debugging protection is one of the best defenses to prevent reverse engineering of Android and iOS apps to thwart hacking attempts. Hackers use reverse engineering techniques (such as static and dynamic code analysis) to learn how your app functions and to understand the app's logic. [...]

Prevent App Modifications with Checksum Verification

By |2020-08-26T21:11:30+03:00August 3rd, 2020|

Checksum verification for mobile apps is table stakes for any mobile app developer that wants to, well, try to stop their app from being hacked, filled with malicious code, becoming self-aware and taking over the world. Too far? I think that may have been too [...]

No-code Jailbreak & Root Prevention in iOS & Android apps

By |2020-08-16T10:20:34+03:00August 2nd, 2020|

Why do people (and hackers) Jailbreak iOS & Root Android? Hackers Jailbreak iOS & Root Android devices so they can unlock/control the OS and escalate administrative privileges. Once they control the OS, they usually try to disable security protections. This puts your app in [...]

Code Obfuscation for Non-Native apps in minutes

By |2020-08-26T21:11:51+03:00August 1st, 2020|

Hello Appdome Community, we just released an important innovation to Appdome’s TOTALCode™ Obfuscation solution for Android and iOS apps. TOTALCode Obfuscation was originally released to cover native applications and executable files built in Java, Kotlin, C, Objective-C, and Swift.

Mobile Privacy Equals Data Loss Prevention

By |2020-08-30T10:15:02+03:00August 1st, 2020|

Mobile Data Loss Prevention can take many forms and is a threat to mobile privacy and security. Someone might steal your mobile device along with its mobile data. Malware could be responsible for mobile data loss. Or that strange character looking over your shoulder [...]