This talk covers secure development on the iOS platform, including new iOS 5 features. The talk uses an example driven approach, where possible, to highlight security issues and how developers can avoid them. The talk will detail best practices for new iOS 5 features. Attendees will learn about data protection, Objective-C language features and behaviors, secure network communications, keychain usage, UDID usage and more. Basic application assessment techniques will be covered (HTTP proxying, SSL MiTM, proxy tools, etc.).
Jeremy Allen is the Chief Technology Officer with the Intrepidus Group. Jeremy is a regular speaker at popular security conferences such as BlackHat, SOURCE and OWASP AppSec. He is currently the lead developer of the SANS “Secure Mobile Application Development: iOS App Security” course. He has conducted numerous application assessments against iOS applications.