Entries by Michael Yermakov

Understanding the Android clearTextTrafficPermitted Flag

Introduction The cleartextTrafficPermitted flag is one of the options in Android’s Network Security Configuration file. The online documentation (https://developer.android.com/training/articles/security-config) explains that from Android 9 (API level 28) and higher, it will be set by default to false and it is intended to prevent insecure communication attempts using clear-text HTTP originating from Android applications. OK, so […]