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Laptop Encryption Improves Mobile Security

February 9, 2010
Unencrypted laptop thefts are often the source of major data breaches. One simple solution: hardware-based, self-encrypting drives for laptops.

Security Awareness and Training 101

October 14, 2004
Security awareness and training are perhaps the most overlooked parts of your security management program. Why is security awareness and training so important and what constitutes a security awareness and training program?

Learn the Basics of Handheld Security

June 3, 2004
While PDA and smartphone security is often a forgotten piece of the security infrastructure, these devices have the ability to transmit and receive viruses, and can be exploited in numerous ways. In this article, the first in a series on the subject, we provide a general overview of PDA security and discuss vulnerabilities, products, security issues, and policies.