The European Network and Information Security Agency recently put out a new “Threat Landscape” report that takes a look at the most common cyber security threats. The report looks at security threats across different areas including general trends, big data, cloud, infrastructure and mobile. I bet that last one got your attention! If you’re doing security testing for a mobile app, be especially mindful of these threat trends (chart from TechCrunch):
The up arrows indicate increasing threats while the sideways arrows represent relatively stable threat levels. More information can be found at TechCrunch >>>
For a more in depth look at mobile security issues and how best to protect your users, check out Mobile App Security Testing.