iMessage is a widely used secure messaging app and protocol across the Apple ecosystem. Curious about what it would be like to run iMessage on other platforms, we reverse engineered to show how iMessage uses Apple Push Notification (APN) protocol to send and receive messages in conjunction with the system daemon apsd and demonstrate how Apple takes advantage of the fact that it produces the hardware to protect its software.
NowSecure automated mobile application security testing helps Caribou Coffee speed time to market with confidence that its flagship app is secure. Discover how the company accelerated its release cycle by 3x and shrunk the testing timeline from several months to a mere 30 minutes.
What should you expect for mobile appsec in 2021? NowSecure mobile application security experts make our top 8 predictions for the new year. Learn more and see how we can help reduce risk for your business.
In 2020, several mobile application security threats put customer data at risk and jeopardized revenue and brand reputation. Here are five mobile app security issues and privacy breaches that stood out in a year of rapid digital transformation.
NowSecure analyzed a mix of 75 Android and iOS holiday mobile apps for security and privacy risks. Overall, the results of our benchmark testing were disappointingly poor. Among the holiday apps we tested, 94% have security issues and 82% leak private data which indicates users should proceed with caution.
As an everyday app user, I love the convenience of managing routine tasks through shopping apps, calendar apps, banking apps, and more. However, mobile app convenience can sit at the opposite end of the spectrum of privacy and security. As consumers, we should take several steps to manage the threat of unsafe mobile apps and maintain control over our data.