Monday, July 4, 2011

Security in mobile applications

Applications on mobile devices are now an integral part of the business activities of enterprises. These applications require externalization of enterprise information and making two-way interaction, anywhere, anytime. In addition, many applications store sensitive personal data, including business applications, sensitive or personal.
This expansion of the organization's boundaries to the "mobile world" brings a wide range of specific threats to the organization's critical data and therefore, companies wishing to join the mobile revolution, to be held properly against the security threats involved.
Here are some information security challenges in the mobile world:
1 - secure storage of sensitive information on mobile devices
2 - protection of sensitive information sending process for mobile (passwords, credit information, personal data etc.)
3 - dealing with hostile activity of hackers, viruses, spyware, malware and other applications
4 - preventing unauthorized access to personal information such as email addresses, location information and more
Get secured when it comes to your mobile devices.