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The Road to Java 9

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Java 9 is an unusually-complex Java release. It comes with deep changes to some long-held norms, compatibility-breaking changes at build time and run time, and a new release cadence. There’s a lot of great stuff, but development teams face tough decisions about what to migrate, how to migrate it, and when to do so.

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DashO Root Detection & Defense is one Check that will not bounce!

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I’m delighted to report that PreEmptive Solutions released DashO 8.2 for Java and Android earlier this week. Like most of our releases, it has a lot packed into it including:

  • Android-O support,
  • Kotlin support,
  • Improvements to our Android Wizard, and
  • Build performance improvements.
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PreEmptive Solutions’ Application “Bricking” Gives App Security a Nuclear Option

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Harden applications against hostile and compromised environments – not just simple attacks.

Once a mobile device or an on-premises server or a PC… is known to be compromised or in hostile hands (detected, for example, when someone attaches a debugger to an app in what is a strictly production setting), doesn’t it make sense to be able to alter your app’s runtime behavior in real time? …and not just at the time of discovery – but also into the future – and for as long as the runtime environment remains suspect?

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Pokemon Go Hackers – Gotta Catch ‘Em All

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Pokefan Alert – augmented reality apps like Pokemon Go are rooted in the REAL WORLD (not a virtual one) – a real world with a host of very real dangers.