Mobile security has become a crucial element in companies’ cybersecurity programs as organizations deploy more and more mobile apps. Unfortunately, there continues to be gaps in mobile app security.
The forecasted market size for application security is estimated to be nearly $7 billion by the end of 2023 – and it’s no surprise given that mobile app security attacks have been on the rise.
What are the top mobile app security vulnerabilities and how can companies help secure their apps?
There are numerous mobile app security vulnerabilities that exist today, but some of the most prominent ones include insecure data storage, reverse engineering, insufficient authorization, and poor authentication.
To give you a better understanding of these mobile app security vulnerabilities and ways to protect your app against them, here’s some quick information to get you started:
Author Bio – Aaron Cure
Aaron Cure is the Principal Security Consultant at Cypress Data Defense and an instructor and contributing author for the Dev544 Secure Coding in .NET course.
After 10 years in the U.S. Army, I decided to switch my focus to developing security tools and performing secure code reviews, penetration testing, static source code analysis, and security research.