Android app hardening

19th March 2014 in London at Skills Matter

This SkillsCast was filmed at Android app hardening

Interested in covering security best practices for app development? If you are an Android developer join Scott Alexander-Bown who will be focusing on encryption, key management, using SSL better and making it harder to pirate/repackage your app.

Android is to mobile what Windows is to desktop pc world; the biggest! Coupled with its open nature it’s the primary target for mobile attackers. As developers we need to ensure our apps protect users data and privacy.

This session will not just talk about the issues it will arm you with practical solutions and sample code to harden your app. Scott Alexander-Bown will also cover off some quick wins suitable of all levels of programmer and development teams.


Android app hardening

Scott Alexander-Bown

Scott is a ​freelance Android developer and Google Developer Expert who is passionate about mobile app security. He is co-author of “The Android Security Cookbook”, speaks at various conferences on the subject and has released several security related open source libraries.