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  • Aggressive adware in Google Play apps

    27.02.2015

    Bitdefender has discovered 10 Google Play apps that have been packed full of aggressive adware.

  • How safe are Android-based children’s tablets?

    25.02.2015

    Looking for an Android-based tablet for your child but don't know which one to choose? If you are concerned about the security of your child's data - as you should be - and about the device's protection against random hackers, Bluebox Security has just released a review of the nine most popular Android tablet models aimed specifically at children:Nabi 2iDeaPLAYKurio 7sSmartab 7”ProntoTec 7” WiMoContixo Kids 7”iRulu Kid Pad 7”Orbo Jr.Sprout Channel Cubby.The company tested the devices with their own Trustable app and a combination of three malware scanners.

  • Mobile apps left vulnerable for months

    24.02.2015

    McAfee Labs researchers found that mobile app providers have been slow to address the most basic SSL vulnerabilities: improper digital certificate chain validation.

  • New Android Trojan fakes device shut down, spies on users

    19.02.2015

    A new Android Trojan that tricks users into believing they have shut their device down while it continues working, and is able to silently make calls, send messages, take photos and perform many other tasks, has been discovered and analyzed by AVG researchers.

  • Improved Simplocker variant hits Android users hard

    12.02.2015

    Mobile crypto-ransomware Simplocker has evolved, and returning the encrypted files to their unencrypted state is no longer easy as it was.




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Planning for the Internet of Things

As organizations plan for the future, and how security has to operate within their business, they now have to worry about the IoT. Geoff Webb, Director of Solution Strategy at NetIQ, discusses the implications and likely impact of the Internet of Things.


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