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May 14, 2009
Vulnerability scanning in the financial districts of seven cities by AirTight Networks show many misconfigured and unmanaged wireless network access points.
January 17, 2008
Mobile viruses are still somewhat of an unknown, but their numbers have already reached the hundreds. Despite their rapid growth, experts say the severity of a mobile virus depends on how vicious it is and how fast it can spread.
January 17, 2008
Mobile security issues have been making waves, and following a recently revealed BlackBerry vulnerability, it's time to take notice.
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RFID skimming is the wireless interception of information from RFID chip-based debit, credit and ID cards and other documents, such as passports. The purpose of RFID skimming may be simple theft or more complex identity theft. Most typically, ... Continue Reading
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Full disk encryption is becoming a priority for laptop security in midmarket companies because of regulatory compliance and fear of data breaches. Consider central management, ease of deployment, user transparency, reporting, platform support and ... Continue Reading
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Mobile banking is set to grow rapidly as customers become more and more reliant on mobile technologies and the convenience they bring. However, there are information security issues to consider. Editor Sarah Hurley recently spoke with Mark Kadrich, ... Continue Reading
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Web applications on mobile devices are under threat from many sources, especially when those applications are used for mobile banking. In this tip, learn the steps to creating a Web application security policy that protects mobile devices from the ... Continue Reading
Out-of-band authentication can add another layer of data security as customers seek enhanced online banking security. There's also an added cost benefit. This tip delves into various methods and how they can benefit financial firms. Continue Reading
As the use of employee-owned mobile computing devices increases, so do the risks they pose to corporate networks and data. In this tip, Lisa Phifer outlines the essential components of an information security policy that deals with mobile devices --... Continue Reading