Mobile Security - Article Archives - Page 18

51,000 New Mobile Malware Threats Uncovered in First Half of 2013

July 29, 2013 |

Approximately 21 million mobile devices were infected in the same timeframe, according to NQ Mobile.

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Pirate Bay Co-Founder Launches Secure Messaging App

July 12, 2013 |

The app, Heml.is, reached $100,000 in funding  less than two days after its launch.

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Android Malware: Separating Reality from Hype

July 12, 2013 |

Reports of Android malware are rampant. Should enterprises be worried?

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Inside the Bluebox Android Master Key Vulnerability

July 10, 2013 |

Are you at risk for an Android vulnerability that involves the verification process for the popular OS? Find out!

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Survey: Companies Aren't Protecting Corporate Data on Personal Devices

July 09, 2013 |

An Aruba Networks survey also found that many employees worry about their IT departments having access to their personal data.

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EMC Acquires Aveksa to Boost RSA IAM

July 08, 2013 |

EMC expands its RSA portfolio to meet the security challenges posed by the growing popularity of mobile devices, Web applications and cloud infrastructures.

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Researchers Warn of Major Vulnerability in Android Apps

July 05, 2013 |

The flaw could impact almost 900 million devices, according to Bluebox Security.

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Skype App Flaw Enables Android Lockscreen Bypass

July 04, 2013 |

The bug doesn't affect all Android devices, but it has been successfully tested on the Sony Xperia Z, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, and Huawei Premia 4G.

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Android Malware Steals Data from Windows PCs

July 04, 2013 |

A malicious app called USBCleaver retrieves browser passwords, Wi-Fi passwords and network information when the device is connected to a PC via USB.

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McAfee Warns of July 4 Android Malware

July 04, 2013 |

The malware, disguised as the app 'Magna Carta Holy Grail,' is set to activate on July 4th.

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Researcher: Motorola Gathers Personal Data from Droid Phones

July 02, 2013 |

Ben Lincoln says the company collects user names and passwords for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Picasa and Photobucket, along with other data.

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Android Malware Continues to Grow

June 26, 2013 |

Android malware now represents 92% of the mobile malware landscape. Why is that? and what can YOU do to stay safe?

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Security Flaw Found in Samsung Galaxy S4

June 21, 2013 |

The vulnerability could be leveraged to send SMS messages to premium-rate numbers, or to fake incoming text messages for phishing purposes.

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BlackBerry Warns of Z10 Smartphone Security Flaw

June 19, 2013 |

A vulnerability in BlackBerry Protect could provide an attacker with the device password.

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Survey: Corporate IT Fails to Secure Personal Devices

June 19, 2013 |

An AppSense survey found that 67 percent of UK employees don't comply with or don't know of any guidelines on the use of personal devices for work.

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F-Secure Finds Malicious Bad Piggies App on Google Play

June 17, 2013 |

The malicious version of the popular game has been downloaded more than 10,000 times.

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Lockscreen Security Flaw Found in iOS 7 Beta

June 14, 2013 |

The flaw gives anyone access to photos stored on a device, without having to know the device's passcode.

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BlackBerry Warns of Z10 Smartphone Vulnerability

June 12, 2013 |

The flaw could enable an attacker to access to modify data on the device.

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Vast Majority of Companies Experienced a Mobile Security Incident Last Year

June 07, 2013 |

A Check Point Software report states that for 42 percent of respondents, such incidents cost more than $100,000.

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Researchers Develop iPhone-Hacking iOS Charger

June 06, 2013 |

The charger can compromise devices running the latest version of iOS.

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