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Apple's Guide on iOS Security Features Enables IAD Developers to Build More Secured Apps
The document explains all security aspects in details. In its introduction to the security model for iOS, the guide demonstrates that the protection of information in iOS security model remains intact without compromising the flexibility of mobile use, third-party apps, and sync.
In addition, Apple has come up with some extra design work for better security while keeping the usability as it was. Apart from covering the system architecture and Encryption and data protection model, the document also states security issues on Network and devise access.
Apple has also focused on its purpose of bringing out the document. It says that the security measures are meant to stop tampering with genuine apps, stop hacking, protect codes and validate third-party apps. The document clearly states:
“To ensure that all apps come from a known and approved source and have not been tampered with, iOS requires that all executable code be signed using an Apple-issued certificate. Apps provided with the device, like Mail and Safari, are signed by Apple. Third-party apps must also be validated and signed using an Apple-issued certificate.”
App developers for Apple devices say that the security measures are going to be extremely useful for them as they would be able to concentrate on app development and develop apps with enhanced security. It would also save companies from the hassles of code authentication and carry out extensive configurations. On this particular issue, the document states that iOS devices along with its user friendly features would provide stringent security. In other words, there are many security features available by default so as to make iOS application developers breathe easy.
For more information about iOS Application Development visit: http://www.iphoneapplicationdevelopers.com/
With the release of this document on iOS security features, Apple app development companies are busy in adopting the new safety measures. IAD, a reputed offshore iPhone development company has already adopted and incorporated the new security features into iOS application development. When asked about the benefit of the document to the clients, the tech lead of the company said, "This is an added advantage to clients also as they would get iPhone apps that not only perform better but are secured too." Contact Us at http://www.iphoneapplicationdevelopers.com/
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