David Stewart


David Stewart is CEO and cofounder at Approov. He has 30+ years experience in security products, embedded software tools, design/software services, design automation tools, chip design. At Approov, his current focus is scaling a SaaS business delivering security to mobile businesses, in particular within the fintech, automotive/mobility, healthcare and retail sectors. Approov ensures that only genuine mobile app instances can use enterprise APIs, blocking all scripts and bots within zero impact on end user experience.

How to Defend Against Mobile App Impersonation

Despite tight security measures by Google/Apple, cybercriminals still find ways to bypass fake app checks to plant malware on mobile devices. Dave Stewart, CEO of Approov, discusses technical approaches to defense against this.