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Recent news and latest updates about DEKRA DIGITAL and our projects.

Mobile Application Security – Why independent 3rd party testing is important

Read more Last week we introduced the Mobile Application Security Verification Standard (MASVS) which intends to increase the security of mobile applications by providing a guide and metric for app development. But mobile application security doesn’t end with that. Read more In order to function properly, mobile application development requires software teams to configure a […]

Women in Tech - Noelia Diaz Bernal, Head of Big Data Hub, im Interview

Mobile Application Security – Why independent 3rd party testing is important

Read more Last week we introduced the Mobile Application Security Verification Standard (MASVS) which intends to increase the security of mobile applications by providing a guide and metric for app development. But mobile application security doesn’t end with that. Read more In order to function properly, mobile application development requires software teams to configure a […]

Delegated Act of the Radio Equipment Directive (RED)

Last week DEKRA members attended the RED Delegated Act meeting celebrated in Oslo. As the world becomes increasingly connected, Cyber Security is becoming more and more important. In order to ensure a safe and secure online environment, the European Commission has established a number of new regulations for Cyber Security as the NIS2 Directive, the […]

Joint Venture: PwC, DEKRA, and the City of Hamburg’s Innovation Fund intend to launch “CertifAI” for the testing of AI products

Read more We are more than proud to announce, that together with PwC and the City of Hamburg’s Innovation Fund we intended to launch an international certification provider for Artificial Intelligence called “CertifAI”. CertifAI shall support, test, and certify AI products from development to the final stage. * Read more Read more The growth potential […]

How to become … Head of Automotive Cyber Security

We are launching our new blog series “How to become…” to show you how our experts became who they became, what influenced their careers, and how they look into the future.Today, we want to start with a man who is a recognized expert in the automotive sector, Thomas Thurner, Head of Automotive Cyber Security at […]

Let’s talk about mental health

Especially, as the working society evolves, the needs, concerns, and fears of employees have been changing. For DEKRA DIGITAL safety is part of our DNA. Historically given, we have a deep understanding of safety and security on a wide range of levels. So naturally, our team’s health is particularly close to our hearts, too. For […]

Digital Innovation Unit and Corporations – An interview about the background of the “Digital Lab Award” and the idea of innovation with Dr. Kerim Galal (CEO DEKRA DIGITAL)  

Under the motto “Corporations on the trail of startups,” the business magazine Capital – together with Infront Consulting GmbH – this year again honored the best innovation units of German corporations. Around 300 labs across Germany were included in the study. We are proud to be ranked as one of the best Digital Innovation Units […]

MASA – Mobile Application Security Assessment

In a hyperconnected world, there are more than 5 billion mobile phone users interacting with each other using mobile applications. For this reason, it is crucial to ensure that the applications available in the Google Play Store follow the security best practices. To reach this goal the App Defense Alliance (ADA), through authorized labs, verifies […]

Explaining OWASP and MASVS

Over 3.9 Billion people are using smartphones and there are more than 2.66 million applications available in the Google Play Store1 – the popularity of mobile devices and apps is constantly increasing. Besides the advantages of this trend, it also leads to a huge potential for security weaknesses. Consequently, the further development of security standards […]

DEKRA DIGITAL partners with Vianova

Vianova, is a French-Swiss startup, which is offering a data platform for cities and mobility operators that uses data of connected vehicles to build more efficient and sustainable transport systems for people and goods. The partnership between Vianova and DEKRA DIGITAL focuses on driving the future of mobility while enhancing the safety and security of […]