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4/18/2014
09:06 AM

Mobile App Development: 5 Worst Security Dangers

Address these areas when building apps -- or brace yourself for a PR and liability nightmare should an attacker find and exploit a flaw.

Data collection is a popular function in both platform-specific and browser-based apps, according to a recent InformationWeek mobile application development survey. Better make sure you secure those forms.
Data collection is a popular function in both platform-specific and browser-based apps, according to a recent InformationWeek mobile application development survey. Better make sure you secure those forms.

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4/18/2014 | 9:52:25 PM
security solution
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