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Cybercriminals have again started creating Android malware that abuses WAP billing to make a profit [Read More]
Zerodium offers up to $500,000 for remote code execution and privilege escalation exploits targeting popular instant messaging and email apps [Read More]
Dropper found on Google Play abuses accessibility services to deliver Android malware, including Bankbot [Read More]
Cisco adds end-to-end encryption, mobile device security for non-managed devices, and other capabilities to Spark collaboration platform [Read More]
CLKscrew - design flaws in energy management systems expose devices to remote attacks [Read More]
What appears to be the decryption key for Apple's Secure Enclave Processor (SEP) firmware was posted online by a hacker going by the name of xerub. [Read More]
Hackers can use replacement touchscreens to take complete control of smartphones and tablets, researchers warn [Read More]
A massive cyberattack in Venezuela and has left seven million mobile phone users without service, the government said August 10. [Read More]
Google's August 2017 Android security bulletin includes information on more than 40 vulnerabilities, including 10 Critical flaws addressed in media framework. [Read More]
Amazon has suspended the sale of BLU Android smartphones after learning that there might be a potential security issue on select devices. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Mobile Security

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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.
Adam Ely's picture
Security teams and lines of business have reached a turning point on BYOD. It’s now become more important than ever for the CISO to figure out how to manage risk without inhibiting users.
Adam Ely's picture
Many of us create our own blind spots through assumption. Until we understand what is occurring on mobile devices, we cannot determine if our controls are effective at managing risk.
Adam Ely's picture
CISOs are notoriously disliked. Trying to protect company, customer and employee data often means having to say “no” to new projects and implementations. This does not earn you many friends.
Ryan Naraine's picture
John Hultquist, Manager of Cyber Espionage Threat Intelligence at ISIGHT Partners, joins the podcast to talk about "NEWSCASTER," a cyber espionage operation that uses fictitious social media accounts to launch attacks.