In keeping with our history of innovation and commitment to security, we are pleased to announce that NowSecure has achieved a significant milestone in completing a SOC 2 security audit. The report attests that NowSecure has controls which are suitably designed and effectively operated to meet our commitment to customer security. NowSecure is the first mobile app security vendor to achieve SOC 2 compliance.
The use of insecure mobile apps is a problem recognized all too well by Avi Elkoni, chief technology officer and chief operating officer for Vaporstream. Chicago-based Vaporstream provides a secure communications app that it validates with NowSecure solutions and services.
“We have customers in regulated industries — people subject to HIPAA, those who work with financial information or in energy — and they’ve been dying for years to take information and share it with their mobile devices,” Elkoni says.
Seeking greater insight into the trustworthiness of mobile apps housed in public app stores, the U.S. Marshals Service relies on NowSecure solution to evaluate mobile apps for security, compliance and privacy.
The Apple® App Store® celebrates its 10th anniversary and the original Android store isn’t far behind. A decade in, let’s take a look at how secure these mobile apps are.
AccuWeather recently received a public flogging for their mobile app’s privacy practices. Read a quick summary of the incident with a few lessons on critical mobile app security best practices.
I’ve helped a number of organizations decipher HIPAA but found clear information hard to come by. I tried to remedy that for the mobile app development community with this blog post about HIPAA and mobile apps.