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Apple ships iOS 15.1 with patches for gaping security holes in a wide range of mobile software components. [Read More]
Mozilla says it blocked a series of malicious Firefox add-ons that misused the proxy API that extensions use to proxy web requests. [Read More]
The Linux Foundation has secured a $10 million investment to expand the operations of the Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF). [Read More]
Tech giants Intel and VMware joined the security patch parade this week, rolling out fixes for flaws that expose users to malicious hacker attacks. [Read More]
Apple has published a 30-page threat analysis report to explain why sideloading would pose serious privacy and security risks to iPhone users. [Read More]
Apple has rushed out iOS 15.0.2 to address a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-30883) that is currently being actively exploited. [Read More]
Such passwords have shown up tens of thousands of times in breached datasets, proving they can be easily guessed. [Read More]
Syniverse, a company whose connectivity services are used by nearly all mobile carriers in the world, said hackers had access to its systems for years. [Read More]
The most severe of these is a critical security hole in the System component that can be exploited to achieve remote code execution. [Read More]
Researchers discover a threat actor setting up a fake Amnesty International website to distribute phony anti-virus software. [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.