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Mobile Security - Article Archives - Page 12

How Microsoft Handles BYOD

July 22, 2014 |

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

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User Education Key in Fighting Mobile Malware

July 09, 2014 |

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

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World Cup Security Team Accidentally Reveals Wi-Fi Password

July 01, 2014 |

A photo published in a Brazilian newspaper clearly showed the network's SSID and password.

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Researchers Uncover Crucial Security Flaw in Google Play

June 25, 2014 |

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

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Dangerous App Boasts a Million Downloads on Google Play

June 02, 2014 |

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

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Review: Marble Security's Mobile Security Management

May 20, 2014 |

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

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Startup Spotlight: Cloud Security Specialist Armor5

May 07, 2014 |

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

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Mobile Device Management ROI Calculator

May 06, 2014 |

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

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Mobile Security Software Market to Reach $3.4 Billion by 2018

April 29, 2014 |

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

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Study Finds Employees Failing to Protect Mobile Devices

April 25, 2014 |

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

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New Android Bitcoin Mining Malware Found on Google Play

April 25, 2014 |

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

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New Malware Targets Jailbroken iPhones, iPads

April 24, 2014 |

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

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Google Issues Refunds for Fake Anti-Virus App

April 22, 2014 |

'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.

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Number of Mobile Banking Trojans Nearly Doubled in Q1 2014

April 21, 2014 |

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

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

April 10, 2014 |

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

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Lookout Warns of Litecoin-Mining Android Malware

March 27, 2014 |

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

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Top Apps for Boosting Mobile Security

March 17, 2014 |

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.

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Touchlogging Represents a Real Mobile Risk

March 07, 2014 |

Trustwave researcher warns about the risk of touchlogger applications on IOS and Android

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Majority of SOHO Wireless Routers Use Default IP Address, Outdated Firmware

February 25, 2014 |

A Tripwire survey also found that 30 percent of IT professionals haven't changed their wireless routers' default passwords.

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RiskIQ Reports 388 Percent Increase in Android Malware on Google Play

February 24, 2014 |

The company says 12.7 percent of all apps on Google Play in 2013 were malicious, up from just 2.7 percent in 2011.

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