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  1. Only 6 Days Until the Apple App Store Shutdown, Is Your App Ready for 2015?

    There are over 1.2 million apps in the Apple App Store, over 9 million registered app developers, and the app revolution has added more than 291,250 iOS jobs to the U.S. economy since the introduction of iPhone in 2007. This has resulted in Apple paying more than $9 billion in royalties to developers through the…


  2. Android Browser Bug Allows Same Origin Policy Bypass

    The AOSP browser in pre-4.4 Android devices contains a vulnerability that allows hackers to see the contents of other web pages that are open during a browser session. This vulnerability affects a huge number of Android devices in use right now, and there is even a Metasploit module to exploit it. “This is a privacy…


  3. How SSL Is Helping BYOD Security and Mobile Data Protection

    Secure Mobile BYOD

    Data security has and will continue to be a challenge for administrators who manage cloud services and mobile devices as the lines between personal and corporate are frequently blurred. Gartner forecasts that by 2016, 40% of the workforce will be mobile; and Harris Interactive and ESET reported that over 80% of employees already use their mobile device to access corporate…


  4. Mobile Banking Creates Serious Security Concerns

    Secure Mobile BYOD

    Of all the mobile apps out there your personal banking app is likely to be the most secure, right? Wrong! A researcher recently discovered several security vulnerabilities in 40 personal banking apps from 60 of the world’s biggest banks. The research also found that almost half of the apps tested do not validate the authenticity…