Mobile Security - Article Archives - Page 5

Security Flaw Found in Hotel Wi-Fi Systems

March 27, 2015 |

The vulnerability could enable a remote attacker to read or modify any file on an ANTlabs InnGate device, according to Cylance researchers.

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Insecure Mobile Apps a Big Problem

March 20, 2015 |

IBM-sponsored research shows mobile app development is flawed. Big Blue now offers a new platform to help.

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IBM: Over a Billion Records Leaked in 2014

March 17, 2015 |

A surprising 40 percent of attacks in IBM's X-Force report were listed as 'unknown.'

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IBM Exposes Critical Dropbox Vulnerability

March 11, 2015 |

Dropbox patches flaw that could have exposed users to risk.

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Mobile Payment Fraud a Growing Problem: LexisNexis

March 02, 2015 |

Mobile commerce is a prime target for payment fraud, thanks to its novelty and complexity, according to a recent LexisNexis report.

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Stolen Laptops, Hard Drives Expose Over 100,000 People's Personal Data

February 25, 2015 |

The data potentially exposed includes names, addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers.

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Gemalto Responds to Alleged SIM Hack

February 24, 2015 |

The company says it had no knowledge of any access, and believes its products are secure.

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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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