How to Block Click Bots?
Appdome is a no-code mobile app security platform designed to add security features, like Prevent App Click Bots to any Android app without coding. This KB shows mobile developers, DevSec and security professionals how to use Appdome’s simple ‘click to build’ user interface to quickly and easily prevent advanced tools from hacking Android apps.
Appdome Prevent App Click Bots feature detects programs that actively insert fraudulent clicks while the app is running. Appdome click bot prevention can also detect if malicious click bot programs or apps are installed on a mobile device. Upon detecting click bots, the default action is for the app to exit/close after displaying a message to the user. Optionally, developers can instrument different enforcement/response actions by using Appdome Threat Events.
3 Easy Steps to add Prevent App Click Bots in Android apps
Please follow these 3 easy steps to Prevent App Click Bots
- Upload an Android App to Appdome’s no code security platform (.apk or .aab)
- In the Build Tab, under Anti-Fraud, Select Mobile Fraud Prevention and Toggle on Prevent App Click Bots (shown below)
- Click Build My App
Congratulations! The Android app is now protected against Click Bots.
Appdome’s no-code mobile app security platform offers mobile developers, DevSec and security professionals a convenient and reliable way to protect Android apps using Prevent App Click Bots. When a user clicks “Build My App,” Appdome leverages a microservice architecture filled with 1000s of security plugins, and an adaptive code generation engine that matches the correct required plugins to the development environment, frameworks, and methods in each app.
Prerequisites to Prevent App Click Bots
- Appdome account (If you don’t have an Appdome account, create a free Appdome account here)
- A license to Prevent App Click Bots
- Mobile App (.apk or .aab for Android)
- Signing Credentials (e.g., signing certificates and provisioning profile)
No Coding Dependency
How to Sign & Publish Apps Secured with Click bot Prevention
After successfully securing your app using Appdome, there are several available options to complete your project, depending on your app lifecycle or workflow. These include:
- Signing Secure iOS and Android apps
- Customizing, Configuring & Branding Secure Mobile Apps
- Deploying/Publishing Secure mobile apps to Public or Private app stores
Or, see this quick reference Releasing Secured Android & iOS Apps built on Appdome.
More Mobile App Security Resources
Here are a few related mobile fraud prevention resources:
Check out the Appdome’s Mobile Fraud Prevention solutions page.
Request a demo at any time.
If you have any questions, please send them our way at email@example.com or via the chat window on the Appdome platform.
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