As you know the new D8 dexer became the default one starting from Android Studio / Android Gradle Plugin 3.1. If your application can be targeted to minSDK >= 19, you can decrease the size of Dalvik byte code for array initialization operations. Initializing an array is a quite frequent thing in the development of Java and Android applications. So getting the byte code optimized is useful. Let us get into details.
April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018
In a few days in Mountain View, California one of the most important events for Android ecosystem will happen - Google I/O 2018. This year, our CEO Ivan Kinash and CTO Mikhail Dudarev will be there. We have selected a Top 4 sessions which we find interesting. Attendies will learn the latest changes in Android security, in which direction Google drives us in terms of app models and the distribution, and we find interesting to hear best practices of how to use Google Identity.
April 26, 2018
Google has recently released Android Studio and Android Gradle Plugin 3.1. This is a very important release for the Android community as now D8 is used as the default dex compiler instead of DX dexer. Alongside D8 comes R8 - a new optimizer which replaces ProGuard.
November 1, 2017
We are happy to announce the release of DexProtector 8.1.31 which supports all the latest development tools and frameworks, such as Unity 2017, Android 8.1 and Android Studio 3.
August 17, 2017
In the new release, we have added a new signing mode designed to be used with Google Play App Signing. This mechanism is the most convenient and secure way to publish your applications on Google Play.
May 30, 2017
We are proud to announce DexProtector 8 and DexProtector Crypto Module. We added support for Android O, reinforced and improved the Hide Access mechanism, improved the compatibility with Kotlin and added the ability to use APK Signature Scheme v2. DexProtector Crypto Module allows you to reach smart card level security with zero implementation cost.
December 1, 2016
We are proud to release DexProtector 7.1.12. And we have got a great news for you. Many Android applications use dynamically loadable modules or plugins, so-called external APKs or dynamic APKs. Now you are able to protect them with DexProtector Enteprise!
September 21, 2016
We are happy to announce the release of DexProtector 7 that includes the support of the official Android 7 (Nougat) and what is the most important - all the protection mechanisms are significantly improved in terms of performance.
July 7, 2016
We are pleased to inform you that DexProtector 6.5.7 is out now. It comes with the improved support for Android N.
May 31, 2016
Meet the new version of DexProtector. We have added support for Android N Developer Preview 3, improved Native Code Obfuscation and Encryption, optimized performance of Integrity Control and much more.
March 17, 2016
We are proud to announce the release of DexProtector 6.3.15. The following features have been significantly improved: SSL Pinning (HPKP, RFC7469), Code Protection, Content Protection, Environment Checks.
January 6, 2016
DexProtector 6.1.1 has been released. This version includes major improvements related to the protection of AARs (Android Libraries / Android Archives).