8 Important Steps To Secure Your Mobile App

Mobile apps are of great help when it comes to money transactions, booking tickets etc. But, have you ever wondered how safe these apps are? There are a lot of hackers waiting for a chance to steal valuable user information such as credit card and bank details. So, it is important for apps to be Read more about 8 Important Steps To Secure Your Mobile App[…]

7 Possible Security Testing Mistakes that Can Occur Anytime

Mobile apps become a double- edged sword especially when a mobile payment application has to do mass transfers. New features are prone to hacking and extortion if not handled with care.  NowSecure Mobile Security Report 2016 has found that 25% of the mobile applications always deal with at-least one highly extended security risk. When attacks on Read more about 7 Possible Security Testing Mistakes that Can Occur Anytime[…]

How to Do Security Testing For Web Applications

Just like testing the performance of an application, it is also important to perform security testing before the app is open to real users.  Security testing is performed to detect vulnerabilities in an application, while ensuring that the data is protected and that the application works as required. Among the different kinds of applications, web Read more about How to Do Security Testing For Web Applications[…]

IT Professionals undertaking security training as cyber attacks keep making headlines

According to new reports of Pearson VUE, 48% of US IT professionals are taking security training. Compared to the past year, 60 % more IT professionals are taking security exams as enterprises are investing in training for cyber security a lot more than in the past. For more than half of these IT professionals, employers Read more about IT Professionals undertaking security training as cyber attacks keep making headlines[…]

Difficulty in Finding Security Flaws – Reason Behind Google’s Increasing Bounty

It is an increasingly common occurence to hear news about Google awarding huge sums to developers, hackers or testers for findng bugs. Ever wondered why? Well, the reason is simple. Google has increased its rewards for remote code execution bugs for Google, YouTube and Blogger domains. The increase of amount is from $20,000 to $31,000, Read more about Difficulty in Finding Security Flaws – Reason Behind Google’s Increasing Bounty[…]

NBE to hire National Testing Agency to secure examination database from hacking threat

National board of examinations has hired a single testing agency 'National Testing Agency' to secure the data bases for entrance examinations like JEE, GATE, NET. This move was put forward because of the recent threats faced from hackers and chances of cheating from candidates. The Board conducts computer based examinations some of which have to Read more about NBE to hire National Testing Agency to secure examination database from hacking threat[…]

National Payments Corporation of India Launched Bhim App Without Proper Testing

In between the furious run of officials to create buzz around cashless economy, it seems they had forgotten to ensure the safety of the payment application launched lately. Bhim app, a government of India initiative, was launched by the prime minister of India Mr.Narendra Modi after demonetization, with the aim of making online money transactions Read more about National Payments Corporation of India Launched Bhim App Without Proper Testing[…]

80% of IoT Apps are Exposed to Serious Security Threats: Survey

In a survey conducted by the Ponemon Institute named "2017 Study on Mobile and IoT Application Security" it has been found that 80% of IoT applications are not tested for vulnerabilities. The aim of the survey was to know how companies are prepared to face vulnerabilities caused by less security and they have found, 84% Read more about 80% of IoT Apps are Exposed to Serious Security Threats: Survey[…]

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