A guide to platform specific security for the mobile developer

An Article for TechTarget by Denim Group’s CTO, Dan Cornell

April 2013

It’s essential for the mobile developer to understand the security features of the different mobile operating systems. Dan Cornell explains the basics.

Some organizations have adopted a “write once, run anywhere” approach to building mobile applications using HTML5 andJavaScript, which enables the mobile developer to deploy the same application on different clients, such as those running Apple iOS or Google’s Android operating system. But many organizations remain committed to developing native versions of mobile applications for popular platforms, and this is where understanding the security capabilities of each of those platforms comes in.

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About Dan Cornell

A globally recognized application security expert, Dan Cornell holds over 15 years of experience architecting, developing and securing web-based software systems. As the Chief Technology Officer and a Principal at Denim Group, Ltd., he leads the technology team to help Fortune 500 companies and government organizations integrate security throughout the development process. He is also the original creator of ThreadFix, Denim Group's industry leading application vulnerability management platform.