Tags mobile security

Google asks mobile security vendors to help keep hackers out of the Play Store

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

In announcing the partnership, Google acknowledged that the current processes for reporting malicious apps “aren’t designed to scale.”

Republican congressman warns of mobile threats following SCIF storming

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

“The fact is, [hackers have] been trying to hack my phone,” Rep. Mike Rogers told reporters after speaking at CyberTalks.

Samsung, Google acknowledge flaws in phone-unlocking biometric tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The episodes highlight how, just like any other technology, biometrics software needs to be rigorously tested for bugs.

Mobile security threats challenge CISOs to rethink device policies

by CyberScoop Staff • 3 months ago

With more employees connecting mobile devices to the enterprise network, CISOs are challenged to balance privacy demands with mobile security needs.

Risky mobile transactions have spiked this year as patch providers race to keep up

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

In the first half of 2019, nearly half of all transactions that a fraud detection firm flagged as "risky" occurred via mobile devices. Meanwhile, mobile security patches have spiked, too.

Why the revised NIST mobile security framework looks better from a distance

by cyber_admin • 4 months ago

In this op-ed, Wandera's Michael Covington says what sounds good theoretically can be near impractical to implement.

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