App Security

Security has been getting a lot more attention recently, due to high-profile attacks that have garnered lots of news coverage. Mobile security is no different, as app developers have to take into account how to secure their apps — and, by extension, their users and those users’ data — from attackers bent on absconding with, or damaging, data.

During this one-day seminar, we will explore the following:

Overview of Android Security

Android’s Permission System

App-Level Data Encryption

Defending App APIs and UIs

SSL

Device Administration and Full-Disk Encryption