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Mobile Security - Article Archives - Page 10

16 Million Mobile Devices Infected with Malware

February 16, 2015 |

Infection rates for Android devices are now equal to those of Windows laptops, according to Alcatel-Lucent's Motive Security Labs.

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Stolen Computers, Mobile Phones Expose Thousands of Patients' Medical Data

February 03, 2015 |

Victims range from home healthcare patients to pediatric eyewear customers.

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EMV Is No Payment Security Panacea

January 16, 2015 |

Implement EMV and you eliminate payment card fraud, right? Wrong.

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How Secure Is Android if Google Won't Patch?

January 13, 2015 |

A security researcher alleges that Google won't patch its older Android software for a new vulnerability. Luckily, users have options to boost security for older versions of the OS.

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9 Enterprise Security Trends for 2015

January 07, 2015 |

Hackers find new twists for some of their favorite tools, like malware and DDoS, which means organizations need to get even more serious about security in 2015.

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Comcast Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Xfinity Wi-Fi Hotspots

December 12, 2014 |

The lawsuit alleges that Comcast's new wireless routers increase electricity costs, degrade performance, and subject customers to security risks.

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AT&T Stops Using 'Permacookies' to Track Customer Activity

November 17, 2014 |

Verizon, however, is continuing to insert the tracking data into its customers' Web traffic.

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Apple Pay: How Secure Is It?

November 13, 2014 |

Apple Pay and other emerging mobile payment methods like Google Wallet possess potential security vulnerabilities, yet they are more secure than credit cards.

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Darkhotel APT Campaign Targets Traveling Executives

November 13, 2014 |

The campaign targets corporate executives via hotel Wi-Fi networks.

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Startup Spotlight: Security-as-a-Service Bitglass

November 11, 2014 |

While most cloud security startups focus on securing cloud infrastructure, Bitglass protects data traveling between corporate networks and SaaS applications.

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WireLurker Malware Infects Mac OS X, iOS Devices

November 07, 2014 |

The malware has already been downloaded more than 350,000 times.

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Verizon Wireless Uses 'Permacookies' to Track Customer Web Activity

October 27, 2014 |

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

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Mobile Security's Budget Shortfall

October 27, 2014 |

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

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Mobile Device Management Not Just for Big Companies

October 17, 2014 |

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

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Android, iOS Malware Targets Hong Kong Protesters

October 03, 2014 |

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

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

September 16, 2014 |

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.

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For Bank, Mobile Device Management Offers Benefits – Some Unexpected

September 08, 2014 |

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

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Mobile Device Management: The Buying Basics

August 22, 2014 |

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.

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How to Detect SSL Leakage in Mobile Apps

August 13, 2014 |

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

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Dude, How Secure Is My Connected Car?

August 04, 2014 |

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

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