Samsung Adding Anti-Theft Solutions
Police Keep Quiet About Cell Tracking
BlackBerry Wins Security Certification
NSA Collects, Retrieves Foreign Calls
Mobile ERP: Security By Design
The world's largest mobile-phone maker, Samsung Electronics, says it will add two safeguards to its latest smartphone in an effort to deter rampant theft of the mobile devices nationwide.
Using a technology tool known as Stingray, police across the country may be intercepting phone calls or text messages to find suspects. But they're refusing to turn over details about the tool's use.
Secure Work Space for iOS and Android, BlackBerry's multi-platform containerization solution that is part of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10, is now officially FIPS 140-2 certified.
According to a published report, the National Security Agency has been recording all of an unspecified foreign country's phone calls, then listening to the conversations up to a month later.
Mobile devices are routinely secured by nothing more than a passcode. As enterprise software on mobile devices becomes more popular, that may leave the keys to the kingdom easily available.