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Designing a Defense for Mobile Applications

On demand Mind the Gap, our latest Regcast, sees BitDefender’s Andrew Maguire, FreeForm Dynamics’ Andrew Buss and Reg broadcast editor Tim Phillips discussing:

  • Key changes in the threat environment.
  • Understanding the value of data.
  • Smarter security that doesn't mean harder security.
  • Practical steps that can be taken to make security work for your business.

This free event is available on demand: click here for this expert quick guide to security.

What's it all about, then?

When it comes to security we seem to start out with the best intentions and build a Fort Knox to protect our applications, data and interactions.

But shrinking budgets and juggling priorities often means it's a case of good intentions rather than vault-like security.

The result is either a potentially leaky security patchwork or a blanket approach that is expensive and difficult to implement.

Getting on top of the problem may mean turning the whole approach to security around. ®

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