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Smartphones Come Under Fire for Security Issues

It seems that this is going to be the year that smartphones start to get more security exposure.  In December of 2009, President Obama’s cyber czar commented on the rising threat of smartphone attacks. The iPhone has been targeted with … Continue reading

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Are BlackBerry’s a Security Risk as the UAE claim?

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is calling BlackBerry devices a security risk. The UAE telecom regulator has stated, “BlackBerry operates beyond the jurisdiction of national legislation.”  BlackBerrys are the only devices used in the country that have data managed by … Continue reading

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Assessing Malware Found During a Network Security Assessment

If there is anything to be learned from the continued security breaches and cyber attacks that we’ve witnessed this year is that companies must have a good incident response plan in place and be prepared to deal with advanced threats … Continue reading

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Hackers Plan to Cash in During Last Minute Rush of Tax Filing Season

While many of us may be thinking of ways to spend our tax returns, hackers are busing thinking of ways to steal our money. The possibilities are endless: Identity theft – Someone else filing your return using your social security … Continue reading

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