Senior Security Consultant, Christopher Cooper
Despite the rise of the cloud and increased reliance on web applications, native desktop applications are still highly relevant and often the delivery method of choice in enterprise IT. As penetration testers, we still see a number of very poorly architected native applications being used to protect extremely sensitive information.
This webcast will discuss some of the core issues relating to native desktop applications, why they are so frequent, and the severe impact that their insecurity can cause.
In the 2017 threat landscape, we propose that these flaws are not going away, and the industry isn't currently in a position to help developers resolve them effectively.