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Help Your Mobile API Ecosystem to Flourish

July 5, 2017

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Hands on Mobile API Security: Pinning Client Connections

May 31, 2017

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Hands on Mobile API Security - Using a Proxy to Protect API Keys

May 11, 2017

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Mobile API Security Techniques Part 3

March 7, 2017

Mobile apps commonly use APIs to interact with backend services and information. In 2016, time spent in mobile apps grew an impressive 69% year to year, reinforcing most companies' mobile-first strategies, while also providing fresh and attractive targets for cybercriminals. As an API provider, protecting your business assets against information scraping, malicious activity, and denial of service attacks is critical in maintaining a reputable brand and maximizing profits. Read Full Story

Mobile API Security Techniques Part 2

February 21, 2017

Mobile apps commonly use APIs to interact with backend services and information. In 2016, time spent in mobile apps grew an impressive 69% year to year, reinforcing most companies' mobile-first strategies, while also providing fresh and attractive targets for cybercriminals. As an API provider, protecting your business assets against information scraping, malicious activity, and denial of service attacks is critical in maintaining a reputable brand and maximizing profits. Read Full Story

Mobile API Security Techniques Part 1

January 24, 2017

Mobile apps commonly use APIs to interact with backend services and information. In 2016, time spent in mobile apps grew an impressive 69% year to year, reinforcing most companies mobile-first strategies, while also providing fresh and attractive targets for cybercriminals. As an API provider, protecting your business assets against information scraping, malicious activity, and denial of service attacks is critical in maintaining a reputable brand and maximizing profits. Read Full Story

Bank Account Aggregation Apps - Setting Boundaries

November 14, 2016

In the world of banking, security has always been important and the recent breach at Tesco Bank is a timely reminder. With an increased appetite for regulation in the banking sector and in the realms of data protection it is becoming ever more important for responsible companies to take action to tighten up their defences against the constant threat of data theft and fraud. Regulation is becoming a powerful lever to encourage banks to have robust mechanisms in place to protect their customers. The EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) raises the possibility of heavy fines if you fail to take steps. Read Full Story

Simple App Authentication

September 26, 2016

Suppose your mobile app relies on a back-end server that holds sensitive data or just data that you do not want to be manipulated or copied freely. You trust your own app to do everything right, but what about bots exploiting your API or if someone steals and subverts your app? Read Full Story