Be offensive: Proactively Assessing Your iOS Applications

Mobile application security encompasses many facets of security. Device security, application security, and network security all play an important role in the overall security posture of a mobile application. Part of being a developer of mobile applications is understanding how every security control works and how they all interact. The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) has aimed to help organizations understand the most prevalent mobile risks with their released OWASP Mobile Top Ten Risks. Developers should fully understand these risks and be more proactive in assessing their own applications prior to deployment. Join Dave as he walks through the Top Ten, provides spot the bug code snippets, and explains the how developers can be more proactive in securing their mobile applications.

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This talk was delivered live in March 2017 at Mobile+Web DevCon. The video was recorded, produced, and transcribed by Realm, and is published here with the permission of the conference organizers.

David Lindner

David is an experienced Application Security Professional with over 15 years of experience in the computer security industry. During this time, David has worked within multiple disciplines in the security field, from application development, network architecture design and support, IT security and consulting, and application security. Over the past 6 years, David has specialized in all things related to mobile applications and securing them. David has supported many different clients including financial, government, automobile, healthcare, and retail.

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