Securing APIs in React Native

Thursday 14 May 2020 By Skip Hovsmith

Topics: TLS, Android, iOS, Mobile App Authentication, OAuth2, API, Mobile App Development


An RSA Conference 2020 Talk



Photo by Edgar Chaparro on Unsplash

ShipFast and ShipRaider made a fresh appearance at the RSA Conference in late February 2020 in San Francisco. This time the focus was on API security for React Native Apps:

Planning on introducing a React Native mobile app into your product mix? Expect new attacks on your API infrastructure. Help Shipfast and ShipRaider battle for control of a driver delivery app by exploiting API keys, OAuth2 user authorization, TLS certificate pinning, HMAC call signing, app shielding/hardening, app attestation and more. Overview the unique challenges of API security with mobile clients.



Get started protecting APIs in React Native at Approov React Native Quickstart.


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