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Is danger looming: Mobile vulnerabilities

Is danger looming: Mobile vulnerabilities

With users flocking toward mobile platforms, fraudsters will join as well. But businesses have a bigger problem: What to do about employees wanting to use their devices to connect to the corporate network.

Don't fear BYOD, embrace it and monitor it

Don't fear BYOD, embrace it and monitor it

As security professionals try and grapple with one of the biggest challenges in the industry, the key to embracing a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) environment is clear visibility.

BYOD savings may be lost by security and admin costs

BYOD savings may be lost by security and admin costs

Before flocking to a mobile policy in which employees are permitted to connect their smartphones and tablets to the corporate network, consider that the return on investment may not be all it is cracked up to be -- security being a big reason why.

'Tis the season for consumerization of IT

'Tis the season for consumerization of IT

With the holidays right around the corner, expect many workers to soon be returning from their breaks with shiny new personal devices, like an iPad, in hand -- and wanting to connect them to the corporate network. IT departments must have a response plan in place.

Apple kicks bug hunter out of its developer program

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Apple booted famed researcher Charlie Miller from its developer program after he created an iPhone app that exploits a code-execution vulnerability.

Office mobility: Consumerization of devices

Office mobility: Consumerization of devices

No longer with the option of saying "no" to its employees, organizations are finding that solutions and techniques exist for managing and securing the mobile devices workers wish to connect to the corporate network.

Apple delivers iOS patch for jailbreak flaw

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Apple on Friday issued an update for its iOS mobile operating system, addressing a security flaw being used to jailbreak iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch devices.

Apple readying fix for iOS flaw used to jailbreak devices

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Apple on Thursday said it is working to fix a security flaw in its iOS mobile operating system that soon could be used by criminals to gain access to users' devices.

New iPad 2 jailbreak tool leverages iOS flaw

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A new, web-based jailbreaking tool available for the iPad 2 leverages a vulnerability in the way Apple's mobile operating system, iOS, handles PDF files.

One of two responsible for AT&T iPad breach pleads guilty

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A San Francisco man who was charged with exploiting a flaw on the AT&T website to obtain personal information about Apple iPad subscribers has pleaded guilty, prosecutors said Thursday.

Apple issues iOS update to cool off tracking issue

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Apple this week issued an update to address rampant concerns that its iPhone and iPad devices are collecting and storing information about users' locations.

Apple responds to data collection concerns

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Apple has denied logging users' locations and promised to release a software update to change the way it stores data on iPhones.

Lawmakers to probe smartphone data collection

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Google and Apple are facing heat from U.S. and foreign lawmakers over the discovery that their smartphone and tablet devices are collecting and storing information about users' locations.

Location data collection may interest law enforcement

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Anonymous location data being collected off smartphones is nothing new, but some privacy experts worry about the implication if law enforcement wants access to it.

Apple delivers updates related to Comodo, Pwn2Own

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Apple released a number of security updates for Mac OS X, Safari and iOS.

The end of the endpoint

The end of the endpoint

The rapid shift in technology requires a major re-think of how we deploy security.

More Mac malware common on 2011 prediction lists

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Will 2011 be the year that threats against Mac platforms and devices finally reach the tipping point? Yes, according to a number of security firms.

Five ways to enjoy your Apple and keep your corporate network squeaky clean

Five ways to enjoy your Apple and keep your corporate network squeaky clean

As Apple devices gain more traction in the office, IT administrators must follow best practices to ensure these endpoints can be trusted.

Flash on iPhone ends fight club between Apple and Adobe

Users may soon be able to run Flash within an app on an iPhone or iPad.

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