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Microsoft ships security updates with patches for a whopping 89 documented vulnerabilities, including a browser bug abused in zero-day attacks against some in the white-hat hacker community. [Read More]
Apple releases a fix for a critical WebKit vulnerability that exposes MacOS and iOS devices to remote code execution attacks. [Read More]
An adversary could perform a location correlation attack and access location history, thus de-anonymizing users. [Read More]
Security vendor Zimperium warns that improperly implemented cloud containers expose user information in thousands of mobile applications. [Read More]
An attacker able to successfully exploit the bug could execute code remotely on a vulnerable device. [Read More]
The new Unc0ver jailbreak, which works on a vast majority of iPhones, leverages a vulnerability that Apple said had been exploited before it released a patch in January. [Read More]
Using a new tool called COVIDGUARDIAN, a group of researchers has identified vulnerabilities in more than twenty Android contact tracing apps. [Read More]
Veteran cybersecurity practitioner and executive Caleb Sima has been tapped to lead security at mobile stock trading startup Robinhood. [Read More]
NEWS ANALYSIS: CrowdStrike said it will shell out a whopping $400 million to snap up a Splunk competitor and present itself as the security data lake for enterprise customers. We look at how the move affects the EDR, xDR and SIEM categories. [Read More]
Apple has published an updated Platform Security Guide, providing detailed technical explanations on the security features and technology implemented in its products. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Mobile Security

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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.
David Holmes's picture
After the rounds of predictions for 2014, I had bet my colleague that if no mobile DDoS appeared this year, we’d stop talking about it. And it looks like we can.
Adam Ely's picture
While mobile security remains at the top of every CISO’s priority list this year, enterprises have quickly begun to realize that mobile device management (MDM) and enterprise mobility management (EMM) are not enough to keep data safe.
Adam Ely's picture
From what to support to how to ensure the security of mobile apps and data, enterprises are banging their heads against the wall to find a solution to secure mobile.
Adam Ely's picture
We can attempt to predict the future, but without proper security measures in place, data breaches are bound to happen. Unfortunately, it’s not a matter of if a breach will occur, but when.
Adam Ely's picture
When determining how risky an app is, we must consider intentional features within these permissions to determine whether or not they’re a risk to the enterprise.
Adam Ely's picture
At the end of the day, the kill switch will not only decrease the amount of people mugged for their phones because there is little net value in the device itself, but it will also provide individuals with the means to wipe the device of personal information.
Adam Ely's picture
COPE is often an attractive model for organizations concerned about keeping mobile data secure but presents its own set of issues. So how does COPE stack up against BYOD?
Adam Ely's picture
This shift to mobile exposes a major fault that needs to be addressed and security practices must address mobile threats as well.
Adam Ely's picture
Yesterday’s device management approach does not work in a BYOD world. The end users are bringing their own devices, so we need to adjust to accommodate this new world order.