Mobile Vulnerabilities has increased tremendously due to the more use of mobile phones & smart phones & the new market technology NFC has really boosted the weakness criteria in applications.
Compared to 2011 mobile vulnerabilities has been increased as HP Cyber Security Report.
The statistics for the mobile vulnerabilities continues to increase very impulsively & the staistics were rose by 68 per cent to 266 in 2012 from 158 in 2011.
The report told that “The explosive adoption of mobile devices and the applications that drive them has resulted in a corresponding boom in mobile vulnerabilities.”
As per annual report, 787 per cent increase in mobile application vulnerabilities over last 5 years after the introduction of NFC.
Many of us would think what is NFC? This is a new wireless radio based tech where two devices like smart phone may come in contact with each other.
HP Security Research (HPSR) one of sub units of global PC maker will produce security intelligence reports every year.
HP DVLabs (a research body focusing on developing software security practises) and HP Fortify Security Research, which focuses on developing software security practises will be the part of HPSR as Damanjit Uberoi Chief Solutions Architect, South Asia.