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Content tagged with Mobile posted in October 2011
Nearly A Third Of Execs Say Rogue Mobile Devices Are Linked To Their Networks
Quick Hits  |  10/30/2011  | 
Eighty-seven percent think their organizations are at risk of attack via a mobile security lapse
Innovative Attacks Treat Mobile Phones As Sensors
News  |  10/27/2011  | 
Recent research showed that a phone's accelerometer could detect vibrations from key presses on a nearby keyboard
The Eight Traits Of Highly Successful Security Startups
Quick Hits  |  10/27/2011  | 
Best new companies are those that are willing to take a chance, SINET study says
Pocket Guide To Securing Mobile Devices
News  |  10/24/2011  | 
With workers bringing their own smartphones and tablets into the company, IT security needs to focus on creating a more secure environment, not on securing each device
The Three Most Frequently Attacked Mobile Devices
News  |  10/20/2011  | 
Android devices, tablets, and jailbroken devices top list of riskiest mobile products in the enterprise setting
DDoS, Mobile Attacks Are Top Topics Of Discussion Among Hackers
Quick Hits  |  10/17/2011  | 
Study of large online forum finds that hackers have a wide variety of interests
Slide Show: Signs That Malware Could Be On Your Mobile Device
News  |  10/17/2011  | 
Even healthy mobile phones can exhibit dodgy behavior, but there are some telltale signs that malicious software could be on board
Tech Insight: Smartphones The New Lost And Stolen Laptops Of Data Breaches
News  |  10/7/2011  | 
Mobile device management and a new spin on user awareness training are essential to the enterprise mobile explosion
Flaw In HTC Android Phone Exposes User Data, Researcher Says
Quick Hits  |  10/4/2011  | 
Attackers could steal GPS location, SMS data, and phone numbers; manufacturer says it is looking into the issue


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