Mobile Security 

Verizon Wireless Uses 'Permacookies' to Track Customer Web Activity

The Electronic Frontier Foundation's Jacob Hoffman-Andrews says AT&T and Sprint may be using similar headers as well.

Mobile Security's Budget Shortfall

Sixty-four percent of companies surveyed by the Ponemon Institute do not believe they have enough budget to adequately secure mobile devices.

Mobile Device Management Not Just for Big Companies

While mobile device management is often found at companies with big workforces, it can also help small companies with their mobile initiatives.

Android, iOS Malware Targets Hong Kong Protesters

Lacoon researchers describe the iOS version of the malware as the 'first iOS Trojan linked to Chinese government cyber activity.'

Over 41 Percent of Healthcare Organizations Still Aren't Encrypting Endpoints

That's true despite the fact that a third of healthcare employees work outside the office or clinic at least once a week, according to Forrester.

For Bank, Mobile Device Management Offers Benefits – Some Unexpected

Massachusetts' Needham Bank enjoys a bevy of benefits thanks to its mobile device management system.

Mobile Device Management: The Buying Basics

Mobile device management (MDM) can help enterprises minimize security risks associated with BYOD. Here is what you need to know if you plan to purchase an MDM system.

How to Detect SSL Leakage in Mobile Apps

LinkedIn researchers find piles of SSL configuration flaws in mobile apps and so can you.

Dude, How Secure Is My Connected Car?

With connected cars becoming more common, experts say vehicle manufacturers should adopt security best practices used by mobile device makers.

How Microsoft Handles BYOD

While BYOD still worries infosec pros, vendors like Microsoft are easing concerns by offering authentication and management capabilities.

User Education Key in Fighting Mobile Malware

Train users to read and heed mobile application permissions, says McAfee Labs.

Researchers Uncover Crucial Security Flaw in Google Play

Columbia University's Jason Nieh and Nicolas Viennot found thousands of secret keys being stored in app software.

Dangerous App Boasts a Million Downloads on Google Play

The file management and optimization app is capable of sending SMS messages to premium rate numbers without the user's consent.

Review: Marble Security's Mobile Security Management

The admin capabilities of a mobile security management solution from Marble Security impressed reviewer Matt Sarrel.

Startup Spotlight: Cloud Security Specialist Armor5

Most mobile security solutions utilize a traditional endpoint management approach, but not the cloud security service provided by startup Armor5.

Mobile Device Management ROI Calculator

Trying to make a case for purchasing a mobile device management solution? Our MDM ROI calculator can help.

Mobile Security Software Market to Reach $3.4 Billion by 2018

The market exceeded $1 billion in 2013, according to Infonetics.

New Android Bitcoin Mining Malware Found on Google Play

The malware was found in six different wallpaper apps, each of which had been downloaded between 100 and 500 times.

Study Finds Employees Failing to Protect Mobile Devices

43 percent of North American enterprise employees have accessed sensitive corporate data on their personal devices while on unsecured public networks.

New Malware Targets Jailbroken iPhones, iPads

The malware is designed to steal victims' Apple IDs and passwords.

Google Issues Refunds for Fake Anti-Virus App

'This app made the false claim that it provided one-click virus protection; in reality, it did not,' the company wrote in an e-mail to purchasers.

Number of Mobile Banking Trojans Nearly Doubled in Q1 2014

During the same period, the total number of mobile malware samples surged from 189,626 to 299,950, according to Kaspersky Lab.

Fake Anti-Virus App Gets 10,000 Downloads on Google Play

The app was briefly the top new paid app on Google Play, but it did nothing at all.

Lookout Warns of Litecoin-Mining Android Malware

The malware leverages infected devices to mine for Litecoin, Dogecoin and Casinocoin.

Top Apps for Boosting Mobile Security

Carriers of both iOS and Android mobile devices can improve their mobile security with apps that offer help with password management, encryption and other security best practices.