Mobile Device Security
- June 17, 2003
The Wi-Fi Alliance has abandoned WEP for WPA. The industry is applauding the move away from the broken and maligned security protocol, but implementing WPA, especially in large user environments, presents its own challenges.
- May 19, 2003
An Air Force base in Utah has recruited a new wireless system from IBM that it believes will save millions of dollars -- and a lot of time -- moving parts for its fighter jets.
- May 07, 2003
One good Monster deserves another. That could be why Monster.com's parent company is cozying up to the ultimate (spending) monster: the U.S. government. In this case, C isn't for cookie; it's for cash.
- May 06, 2003
Bluefire Security Technologies has released its Mobile Firewall Plus software for securing handheld devices, and an IT director with Johns Hopkins Medicine says his company is using it to update PDA security profiles and to keep patient medical data...
- April 29, 2003
New Hampshire may tell folks to "Live Free Or Die," but it's about to tell wireless network owners to "Secure Well or Else."
- April 11, 2003
It may be easy to store your client list on your company-issued PDA, but what happens if the device is lost or stolen? Experts say that an enterprise-wide mobile security policy can protect a company's interests in the event of a worst-case scenario...
- November 15, 2002
A senior security officer finally relents on allowing wireless networks inside his enterprise.