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More than a thousand new apps are hitting the market each day. In this fast-moving era of entrepreneurship and creativity, is security keeping up? Apps and devices often rely on consumer data — including contact information, photos, and location to name a few — and can be vulnerable...
Start with Security: A Guide for Business offers tips for any business wanting to implement sound data security. For health app developers, here’s tailored advice and additional questions to ask.
What Are the Laws?
Which Laws Apply to My Mobile Heath App?
When managing your network, developing an app, or even organizing paper files, sound security is no accident. Companies that consider security from the start assess their options and make reasonable choices based on the nature of their business and the sensitivity of the information...
Start with the fundamentals.
Take advantage of what experts have already learned about security.
Design your product with authentication in mind.
Protect the interfaces between your product and other devices or services.
Consider how to limit permissions.
Take advantage of...
Congratulations! The app business is burgeoning and you’ve decided to get in on the boom. Maybe you work for an exciting start-up or are striking out on your own. Regardless of the size of your business, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) — the nation’s consumer protection agency...