Mobile Security

  • November 20, 2016 20 Nov'16

    Mobile security is top priority for 2017

    With the rise of multifactor authentication and updates to Apple iOS security, there is a lot to look forward to next year. Four experts gaze into the enterprise mobility crystal ball. Patrick ...

  • September 08, 2006 08 Sep'06

    RFID continues to raise security concerns

    As more applications are developed for radio frequency identification technology, CIOs need to pay closer attention to the potential security risks.

  • July 29, 2005 29 Jul'05

    Is wireless security pointless?

    Wireless threats are becoming so overhyped that some companies are taking a 'Just Say No' approach -- instead doing nothing to secure wireless access points installed by employees.

  • June 15, 2005 15 Jun'05

    Feds beset by wireless security problems

    Wireless capabilities in all kinds of devices are creating ad hoc networks within federal agencies, setting the stage for problems that could affect many organizations.

  • June 13, 2005 13 Jun'05

    Experts spot mobile malware warning signs

    A mobile malware crisis may not may not be imminent, but it may only be a matter of time. Experts explain which warning signs to look out for.

  • May 25, 2005 25 May'05

    Microsoft hops on Wi-Fi security bandwagon

    The software giant's update to Windows XP SP2 meets government security standards for wireless networks with its support for the Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 standard.

  • May 04, 2005 04 May'05

    Interop: Standards advances haven't ended Wi-Fi security struggle

    Advanced standards promise to make wireless LANs safer, but experts at Interop 2005 say implementing and managing the advanced Wi-Fi security technology can be daunting.

  • November 29, 2004 29 Nov'04

    AirTight debuts proactive Wi-Fi security appliance

    AirTight Networks this week will debut an appliance that detects and automatically blocks unauthorized WLAN activity. Though it's an aggressive approach, one customer explains why proactive tactics are necessary.

  • October 06, 2004 06 Oct'04

    RFID has potential -- to disappoint

    The latest research from Gartner suggests that now is a great time to implement RFID. That is, if your company has cash to burn and is willing to fail.

  • June 08, 2004 08 Jun'04

    ActivCard offers two-factor security for WLANs

    ActivCard's new security server allows companies to secure wireless LANs using tokens, USB keys or smart cards, offering the same stringent security available to wired networks.

  • April 15, 2004 15 Apr'04

    RFID Learning Guide

    Is RFID the answer to supply chain woes, or a serious threat to consumer privacy? Before you can determine the answer to that question, you'll want to know how radio frequency identification works, and how its adopters are using the technology. This...

  • March 16, 2004 16 Mar'04

    Protecting phones, handhelds from attack

    Wireless security is a hot topic, but all the recent buzz has revolved around Wi-Fi problems and fixes. What about mobile devices? Are they vulnerable to attack? Are cell networks any safer than Wi-Fi networks?

    We caught up with Avi Greengart, ...