Mobile Device Security
- September 29, 2010
Smart phones like the iPhone, BlackBerry and HTC range are winning many users in business. We explain the threats they represent, and offer a glimpse of how security pros can address those risks.
- October 29, 2008
Browser exploits, botnets and more will soon be coming to mobile devices, according to a report from the Georgia Tech Information Security Center. Knowing the key threats can help ward off the greatest dangers.
- August 06, 2008
Apple is advertising the iPhone 3G as something that consumers can use at work. IT managers with high security requirements beg to differ. They want full device encryption and centralized policy enforcement before they'll even let one in the ...
- April 14, 2008
Following their big wins in the FCC's 700 MHz spectrum auction, both Verizon and AT&T have announced they will operate 4G service on the spectrum.
- January 16, 2008
KoolSpan's new TrustChip technology could spark interest in mobile device voice encryption with its smaller form factor, ease of use, and low price.
- November 21, 2007
Google's Android platform, still months away from deployment, could raise a host of security concerns.
- October 17, 2007
Mobile security topped the mobility issues companies face, but recent results of a SearchMobileComputing.com survey found many organizations aren't putting security measures and policies in place.
- September 19, 2007
Mobile security breaches have CIOs fearful and ready to re-examine their corporate mobile security needs, a recent study has found.
- August 01, 2007
Mobile viruses are evolving beyond being considered a nuisance into a true threat to security, privacy and compliance.
- January 31, 2007
A mobile GPS system shipped with a virus that could infect the corporate network.
- December 20, 2006
Mobile spyware has popped up a few times recently. Researchers say it isn't time to worry -- yet.
- December 13, 2006
Mobile devices are frequently being left behind in taxis despite warnings to protect them and the data they hold.
- November 22, 2006
Mobile security and compliance safeguards are nowhere near the levels they should be, according to recent research by the BPM Forum.
- November 08, 2006
Email received via Microsoft Direct Push, while encrypted over the air, is stored in an unsecured state, prompting some mobile experts to declare it a flaw.
- October 18, 2006
Everyone focuses on what to do if critical data is stolen, but what about the costs and headaches involved when the physical device goes missing? Absolute Software solves that problem with its 'LoJack for laptops.'