Chapter 12. .NET Compact Framework Application Security

This book is a developer’s reference book for the .NET Compact Framework. As such, it is full of explanations and code examples of how to write code using the framework, and you might expect that this chapter is only about secure coding techniques. However, writing secure code is only one part of implementing a secure solution. The security of your application is only as good as the weakest link, so there’s no point in writing clever code in an application on the device, only to transfer data to a server over a network without using encryption or to keep the data on a server that is not secured adequately, where hackers can gain access to it.

Security must be considered right from the beginning ...

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