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PhoneGap for Enterprise by Kerri Shotts

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Cordova-specific security precautions

Now that we've covered general and server security, let's deal with some security issues that are specific to mobile devices and Cordova apps.

Targeting modern mobile devices

Although your marketing department will cringe to hear me say this, targeting only modern devices is extremely important in order to maintain security. Older mobile devices (such as Android 2.x or lower) have several security vulnerabilities that will never be patched. In short, avoid them completely even if they still form a big part of the market.

I would highly suggest avoiding any device running a version of Android less than 4.x version. Cordova doesn't support Android version 3.x (Honeycomb), and version 2.x has too many issues to ...

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