How to Blur Mobile App Screens for DLP, Android & iOS Apps

Appdome’s blur mobile app screens for DLP is an important part of mobile app privacy and data loss prevention. Sensitive application data can leak through screenshots taken by the user or cached by the OS. Blurring the mobile app screen can be used to obscure screenshots or block the device’s screenshots and prevent the sensitive mobile data from being exposed.

This Knowledge Base article provides 3 Easy Steps to Blur Mobile App Screens for DLP, Android & iOS Apps and protect mobile privacy and ensure data loss prevention. No Code, Zero Dev, No SDK.

We hope you find it useful and enjoy using Appdome!

What Does Blur Mobile App Screens for DLP, Android & iOS Apps Protect?

Appdome is a mobile security platform that allows users to add a wide variety of features, SDKs and APIs to Android and iOS apps easily. Using a simple ‘click to add’ user interface, Appdome allows anyone to implement application screen blurring to any mobile app – in seconds, no code or coding required.

Using Appdome, there are no development or coding prerequisites. Users merely upload an Android or iOS app, select Blur Application Screen, and click “Build My App.” There is no requirement to implement UI Window specific functions or to get hold of the windows for all the 3rd party code or Android or iOS apps. The Appdome technology adds Blur Application Screen and relevant standards, frameworks, and more to the app automatically, with no manual development work at all.

Blur Mobile App Screens for DLP is part of the Mobile Privacy that is included under Appdome’s Security Suite. When Blur Application Screen is enabled, the built app will blur the app preview screen when it is minimized and sent to the background. By blurring the screen, sensitive data is not visible to external bystanders. For more information on these types of controls, check out this blog.

3 Easy Steps to Blur Mobile App Screens for DLP, Android & iOS Apps

Follow these step-by-step instructions to add blur mobile app screens for DLP to any Android and iOS mobile App:

  1. Upload an Android or iOS App to Appdome’s no code security platform (.apk, .aab, or .ipa)
  2. In the Build Tab, under Security, Select Mobile Privacy and Toggle on Blur Application Screen (shown below)
  3. Click Build My App

Congratulations! You now have a secured mobile app that blurs mobile app screens for DLP.

Appdome’s no-code mobile app security platform offers mobile developers, DevSec and security professionals a convenient and reliable way to protect Android and iOS apps with blur mobile app screen. 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 for Blur Mobile App Screen for DLP

Here’s what you need to build secured apps with blur application screen.

No Coding Dependency

Using Appdome, there are no development or coding prerequisites to build secured apps with blur mobile app screen. There is no SDK and no library to manually code or implement in the app. The Appdome technology the relevant standards, frameworks, stores, and logic to the app automatically, with no manual development work at all.

How to Sign & Publish Secured Mobile Apps Built on Appdome  

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 

Or, see this quick reference Releasing Secured Android & iOS Apps built on Appdome. 

More Blur Mobile App Screen for DLP Resources

After you successfully build an app, you need to sign the app in order to deploy it. You can also brand or customize a built app on Appdome. Read this Knowledge Base article to learn what to do after you successfully build an app. It explains both optional steps and required steps.

How Do I Learn More?

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