Global mobile application security market expecting substantial growth

MarketsandMarkets predicts the global mobile application security market will grow significantly within the next five years. The firm forecasts the market to reach $2.5 billion by 2020, beginning from $808.9 million in 2015, with a CAGR of 25.7 percent. The substantial amount of growth can be attributed to the increase in demand for cloud-based application…

Apple removes hundreds of apps after security violation

Apple is erasing certain apps from the app store after a report issued by SourceDNA revealed 256 apps violated security guidelines. The 256 apps totaled 1 million downloads around the world. The report, published Sunday, revealed apps using software to gather users’ personal information, including email and device identification numbers. SourceDNA has not named the…