As BYOD and mobile computing become more critical to business, app downloads will raise security risks.
Malware capable of avoiding detection targets a narrow audience but may see an improved success rate.
The Android app targets Chinese users, but its malicious techniques could become more widespread in the mobile arena, a security firm warns.
This heightened awareness regarding data breach response time has created an interesting dynamic for security professionals.
More than 800 million personal records have been involved in U.S. breaches since January 2005, according to new research from the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse. Also this month, IT security professionals are starting to have a higher perception of risk to corporate, industrial and governmental infrastructure because of cyber security threats.