The Mobile Applications Source Code Security Analysis Service provided by Security Advisor, was the solution for Banco Internacional to provide security and confidence to its customers in the use and management of financial information in their mobile devices.

Year: 2015 Proyect developed by: Security Advisor Industries: Finance Type of solution: Security

The client

There are no restrictions to talk about business with Banco Internacional. Attending Corporate Banking and Personal Banking, Banco Internacional provides factoring, leasing, foreign trade, investments and cash management solutions, among others. Highly committed with the information security of their customers, it has been pioneer in innovation of banking services.

 

Values:

  • Quick and timely responses
  • Highly Personalized service
  • Flexibility
  • Open and direct style

 

The objective

Analyze new mobile applications developed by the Bank, to ensure the security of customer information. Involved in an evolution, growth and innovation process, the Bank is launching next generation mobile applications to improve the user experience in their online transactions.

Security risks of these applications require thorough analysis before going into production. Provide reassurance and confidence to its customers in the use and management of financial information from mobile devices is critical to the Bank.

With this information, Banco Internacional can quickly correct the application development, ensuring that this meets the highest security standards required.

The challenge

Having an agile and reliable external service of mobile applications security analysis, able to quickly report vulnerabilities, allowing the Application Development team of the Bank to correct them and go into production without delays.

 

The solution

The Source Code Security Analysis Service for mobile applications was the solution to these challenges. Through this service the application source code is analyzed and two reports are delivered. One is an Executive Summary that expresses the main vulnerabilities found and classified according to their criticality. The other document is a Technical Report detailing the vulnerabilities, the affected code lines and suggestions for mitigation. The reports references the main security errors reported by Security Information leaders. With this information, Banco Internacional can quickly correct the application development, ensuring that this meets the highest security standards required.