Security Threats to Look Out for In 2019

In case you haven’t noticed, security is always top-of-mind for us here at App47. Just a few months ago, we wrote a series here on our blog detailing emerging mobile app security threats, and what we’re doing to address them. In today’s fast-changing...

Now Live: App Wrapping in the Cloud

We’ve been talking about mobile app security and cloud-based app wrapping for the last couple of weeks. Well–cue scene from Frankenstein–it’s alive!!! The App47 team has been hard at work for the last couple of months getting all the pieces in...

Mobile App Security: Series Wrap-up

Last month, we kicked off our series on mobile app security with a look at where App47 is today. Our key focus there was the fact that today, folks are looking for better ways to secure their data than the MDM “sledgehammer.” We talked for a bit about...

Mobile App Security, Part II: What’s Next

We kicked off our series on mobile app security last week with an overview of a couple key security features that are central to the App47 platform, including version management and authorized user controls. This week, we thought we’d continue the conversation...

Mobile App Security, Part I: App47 Today

If you’re anything like us, security plays a significant factor in the daily goings-on of your business. In this digital era, IT leadership–as well as everyday employees–needs to keep a keen eye on security risks and vulnerabilities, while also...

What’s Your Shadow IT Situation?

Shadow IT is looming. While most organizations likely realize that they have a problem with shadow IT–apps, devices and the like used without company knowledge or approval–chances are, they’re underestimating just how pervasive shadow IT is. In a new...

Are You Ready for GDPR?

Are you ready for GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is set to go into effect one week from today on May 25, 2018. It’s been making headlines around the tech community, including here on our blog, where we’ve discussed both what the...

GDPR and App47: An Update

On May 25—just three weeks from today—the data privacy landscape will change radically.  Three Fridays from now, the grace period for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), passed in April 2016 by European Parliament, will expire, and the hope is that...

Should You Embrace Shadow IT?

Few phrases in the enterprise are as polarizing as “shadow IT.” Shadow IT, which refers to the use by employees of apps or devices that are not sanctioned by the company, is widely debated. Some security professionals view shadow IT as an unavoidable reality; others...