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Prevent App Modifications with Checksum Verification

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

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

Code Obfuscation for Non-Native apps in minutes

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.

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

Mobile Privacy Equals Data Loss Prevention

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 [...]

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

Fast Track Mobile App Development with Appdome

Automated multi-service, multi-vendor, multi-platform mobile service integration is the holy grail of the mobile app landscape. Delivering on the promise enables companies to create any mobile experience employees and other users need to be productive.

By |2020-08-16T09:33:16+03:00July 29th, 2020|

Why Mobile Security is Key to HIPAA Compliance

While there was a time when organizations and professionals speculated on whether mobile devices could or should be adopted for use in the healthcare sector, that time has clearly passed, and the way forward is clear: mobile devices are here to stay. Indeed, a KLAS [...]

By |2020-08-24T15:14:44+03:00July 25th, 2020|

FIPS 140-2 Compliance for Mobile Apps

Security tips for mobile app developers FIPS 140-2 compliance for mobile apps applies to multiple solutions involving mobile apps. As it relates to data at rest encryption, FIPS 140-2 cryptographic modules are often mandated by federal and civilian government entities [...]

By |2020-08-24T15:18:37+03:00July 18th, 2020|

No-code RASP for Android & iOS – Build self-defending mobile apps

What is Runtime Application Self-Protection (RASP)?    Runtime Application Self-Protection (commonly known has RASP) is a security technology that can detect and block attacks in a completely self-contained manner: ie: by using information from inside the running software. In mobile, that means building security INTO [...]

By |2020-08-26T21:12:19+03:00July 17th, 2020|

Stop Mobile Malware with Checksum Validation and Anti-Tampering

Security tips for mobile application developers Mobile malware developers are creating malware at an increasing volume, velocity and level of sophistication. I guess it’s because they’re bad guys, it’s what they do – to steal a line from Harley Quinn. And honestly they do [...]

By |2020-08-26T21:12:09+03:00July 15th, 2020|

Mobile App Encryption Made Easy | Appdome

Mobile data encryption - Security tips for developers Mobile data at rest encryption is critical to protecting mobile data. Mobile devices hold sensitive data and bad people want that data regardless of whether you consider it valuable or not. We all know it, so [...]

By |2020-08-14T04:04:56+03:00July 10th, 2020|

Mobile SSO for Android and iOS Apps – Secure by Design

We recently debuted new implementations for Okta SSO and Microsoft Azure AD, each offering no-code options to add cloud-identity to Android and iOS apps. In this blog, I’ll zero in on the unique security features of the service which make it even more of a no-brainer to use Appdome to add SSO to all your mobile apps.

By |2020-08-16T09:32:44+03:00July 10th, 2020|