Game of Zones

Game of Zones

I still have an old Apple IIe, fully functional. At those days before the Internet, SW ran “bare-metal” it could access any HW registers, ROM and RAM. Programs even overwrote their own code either as a bug or a weird feature.

Later with the advent of multi-process OS, virtual memory was introduced to prevent one process from overwriting another, and a kernel was set to manage the mapping of physical memory to the various processes through a Memory Management Unit (MMU). 

Aug 16, 2018
Amazing insights from Gartner's App Shielding Market Guide

Amazing insights from Gartner's App Shielding Market Guide

It's great to see an ever-growing awareness of Application Protection, particularly on Mobile devices. Gartner's latest Market Guide report on Application Shielding (or RASP - Runtime Application Self Protection) is now released and Inside Secure's Code Protection technology is featured.

Jul 18, 2018
Embedded Security Step by Step

Embedded Security Step by Step

So, you’ve got your great idea on how to revolutionize the market! Wait, before you start, have you addressed security?

 

Let’s address security step-by-step.

Jun 27, 2018
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White paper - GDPR and PSD2: Are your Apps ready?

Two major new regulations are driving massive changes to how organisations manage their customers’ data. The first of these new regulations is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This affects all organisations that process or store personal data of EU citizens. The second regulation is 2nd Payment Services Directive (PSD2). This focuses on opening up banking services to non-banks and securing online payments with Strong Customer Authentication.

Jun 13, 2018
How to keep Key Provisioning cost-effective and enable advanced security

How to keep Key Provisioning cost-effective and enable advanced security

In November of 1999, DIRECTV made it a priority to create an in-house security team that would take ownership of broadcast and content delivery security. SypherMedia International (SMI) was formed by members of the DIRECTV Engineering and Conditional Access Group in August of 2003. Before SMI was created, the now SMI team along with fellow DIRECTV members were responsible for re-engineering the security approach of the Pay TV broadcast. This team eliminated piracy at DIRECTV and it has remained secure for more than 15 years.

Jun 7, 2018
Interview with Yospace CTO, David Springall: Protecting Digital Video Ad Revenues

Interview with Yospace CTO, David Springall: Protecting Digital Video Ad Revenues

Last month, Inside Secure and Yospace announced their combined solution to prevent or bypass ad blocking. This solution addresses the estimated $75 billion that publishers alone are expected to lose by 2020 from loss of ad revenue, according to research published by Ovum.

May 29, 2018