Design, implement, and deploy secure applications
All applications face security threats, making securityconsiderations an integral part of every stage of the softwaredevelopment process. With this book, Cocoa and Cocoa Touchdevelopers can ensure that their applications provide a secure userexperience by incorporating security measures from the start whendesigning an application. Author and Mac security guru Graham Leeencourages you to acquire a clear understanding of the objectivesof your users so that you can conclude which security techniqueswill be relevant to your application. He shows you how to takeadvantage of the many security resources available and provideshelpful insight to avoiding security pitfalls and handlingunexpected issues that may arise.
Professional Cocoa Application Security:
Details why security is important and provides rationale as towhy you should secure your app
Introduces the UNIX filesystem and examines the Mac OSX-specific filesystem security features
Discusses the limitations of the keychain and encryption
Reviews ways to look for, record, and fix security bugs inwritten code
Describes the security impacts of different Mac OS X softwaredeployment techniques
Explains how to securely deliver software updates
Wrox Professional guides are planned and written byworking programmers to meet the real-world needs of programmers,developers, and IT professionals. Focused and relevant, theyaddress the issues technology professionals face every day. Theyprovide examples, practical solutions, and expert education in newtechnologies, all designed to help programmers do a better job.
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