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Mobile Security - Article Archives - Page 8

Google Doubles Down on Android Security at Black Hat

August 06, 2015 |

Google's Android security chief discusses Stagefright and more in Black Hat address.

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Zimperium Takes Aim at Mobile Security [VIDEO]

July 24, 2015 |

Smartphone security isn't quite the same as desktop security. Zimperium researchers discuss the pitfalls of mobile and what Zimperium is doing to limit risks.

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Wi-Fi Security Needs Work, Says IEEE Group

July 21, 2015 |

An IEEE study group hopes its research will improve Wi-Fi security.

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Researcher Uncovers Major Security Flaw in Samsung Galaxy Devices

June 19, 2015 |

While the vulnerability could provide an attacker with an enormous amount of access to an affected device, it's extremely difficult to exploit.

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Mobile Apps Live On, Wreak Security Havoc

June 08, 2015 |

While enterprise security teams fret about mobile malware, dead and stale apps on users' devices pose a far greater mobile security threat, finds an Appthority report.

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Apple Bug Crashes Macs, iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches

June 02, 2015 |

A specific series of characters displayed in a notification can cause a device to crash and reboot.

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Catching Enterprise Mobility Management Wave

May 22, 2015 |

While mobile device management was once all the rage, enterprises are moving to enterprise mobility management as their mobile strategies become more essential to their business.

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The Millennial Security Risk

May 13, 2015 |

Millennials more likely than their baby boomer counterparts to engage in risky security behavior, report finds.

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Researchers Warn of Wi-Fi Vulnerability in iOS 8

April 23, 2015 |

A specially crafted SSL certificate can be used to crash iOS apps, and even the entire operating system.

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Manual Penetration Testing Still Crucial to Smart App Development

April 17, 2015 |

With automated security testing, you do not need manual penetration testing when developing apps, right? Wrong!

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GAO: In-Flight Wi-Fi Could Be Used to Hack Airplanes

April 17, 2015 |

'Internet connectivity in the cabin should be considered a direct link between the aircraft and the outside world,' a GAO report states.

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Los Angeles Streetlights to Be Controlled via Cellular Network

April 16, 2015 |

City workers will be able to turn lights on and off remotely, and will be able to dim them or brighten them as needed.

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Mach37 Accelerates Security Startups

April 07, 2015 |

'Cyber accelerator' offers $50,000 and lots of training to security startups.

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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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