A cross-site scripting vulnerability in a Salesforce admin website could be exploited by an attacker to turn Salesforce into a platform to conduct phishing attacks to steal login credentials and hijack accounts, warned cloud application security firm Elastica.
In a move to bring more business use cases to the device, Salesforce revealed 20 Apple Watch apps yesterday that provide actionable information at a glance. That could be good news for early adopters as the Apple Watch has yet to provide many enterprise users with a robust enough offering to justify the its price tag.
Salesforce on Tuesday made generally available its Salesforce1 Lightning Components and App Builder, an app construction utility for the Salesforce platform that helps enterprises quickly build apps for any compatible device, including tablets and smartphones.
Salesforce unveiled Thursday its Service for Apps, new tools powered by Service Cloud that embed multi-channel customer service, including live video chat with a customer service agent, directly into mobile apps.
Salesforce launched Thursday its mobile app Sales Wave Analytics that can access and analyze data from Salesforce as well as third-party data.
Wearables software company APX Labs added $10 million to its pockets in a funding round last week that brought new support from Salesforce Ventures, the venture funding arm of enterprise app giant Salesforce, and SineWave Ventures, according to a report from the Washington Business Journal.
Salesforce acquired smart calendar app startup Tempo in a move to potentially bolster its context-aware functionalities, according to a blog post on Tempo's website last week.
Salesforce is rolling out some integrations with a few additional data sources in hopes of making its Wave analytics offering more appealing to users. Cloudera, Hortonworks, Google and New Relic are among the companies with new integrations.
Adam Seligman, senior vice president of developer relations at Salesforce, wants the number of developers in the world to increase by at least five times. And he wants everyone to be involved in the software development process.
Startup Speakeasy released Tuesday its flagship mobile app for an improved conference calling experience. While the conference calling space has been filled recently with dial-in services and digital call centers, the Speakeasy Conference Calling app looks to cut itself a slice of market share with straightforward features and workflow integration.