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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

Cloudflare is making it easier for smartphone users to secure their Internet connections, courtesy of a new DNS resolver app for mobile devices. [Read More]
Google has added a quarterly Android Ecosystem Security Transparency Report to its Transparency Report site. [Read More]
Symantec acquires mobile application security firm Appthority and Javelin Networks, a company specializing in Active Directory (AD) security [Read More]
Google announces new protections and tools designed to help users secure their account [Read More]
iPhone enthusiast Jose Rodriguez (aka videosdebarraquito) finds new iPhone lockscreen bypass. The latest method abuses the recently introduced Group FaceTime feature [Read More]
Apple has released security updates for macOS, iOS and other products. The iOS updates patch several serious FaceTime vulnerabilities and passcode bypass bugs [Read More]
Signal unveils “sealed sender,” a new feature designed to protect the identity of a sender [Read More]
A newly discovered Android malware named TimpDoor creates a proxy on infected devices, potentially allowing access to internal networks. At least 5,000 devices in the US infected [Read More]
Google recently removed 29 applications from Google Play after learning that they were designed to steal users’ banking information [Read More]
Google says it recently blocked a new ad fraud scheme spread across a large number of applications and websites and monetizing with numerous ad platforms [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Mobile Security

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John Maddison's picture
There are three basic security components that every organization with an open BYOD strategy needs to be familiar with.
Laurence Pitt's picture
By paying just a bit more attention to the permissions you are allowing on your phone or computer, you could protect yourself from a much more significant headache down the road.
Alastair Paterson's picture
While less powerful than desktops and servers used for this purpose, more Android devices exist, and they are often less protected and, thus, more easily accessible.
Scott Simkin's picture
Users, networks and applications can – and should— exist everywhere, which puts new burdens on security teams to protect them in the same way as the traditional perimeter.
Alastair Paterson's picture
By understanding what’s up with your mobile apps, you can mitigate the digital risk to your organization, employees and customers.
Adam Ely's picture
In this day of BYOD devices and zero-trust operating environments, IT and security professionals gain nothing from trying to manage the unmanageable—which is just as well, because the device is no longer the endpoint that matters.
Simon Crosby's picture
While flexibility offers countless benefits for corporations and their employees, this new emphasis on mobility has also introduced a new set of risks, and this in turn re-ignites a focus on endpoint security.
Adam Ely's picture
Applying a zero trust model to mobile and the right security controls at the app level could align productivity and security. But the bottom line is that it’s no longer about the device; it’s about the applications.
David Holmes's picture
DDoS continues to wax and wane in unpredictable cycles, but the ecosystem has evolved to keep it out of the mobile space.
Adam Ely's picture
The mobile strategist will play a pivotal role in mobile integration, as they pave the way for the organizations to do so purposefully and securely.