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ALSO CALLED: mSecurity, Wireless LAN Security, Wi-Fi Security, Wireless Network Security, WLAN Security, Mobile Security
DEFINITION: Bluesnarfing is the theft of information from a wireless device through a Bluetooth connection. Bluetooth is a high-speed but very short-range wireless technology for exchanging data between desktop and mobile computers, personal digital assistants (PDAs), and other devices. By exploiting a vulnerability in the way Bluetooth is implemented on a mobile phone, an attacker can access information -- such  … 
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Wireless Security Survey 2016
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 79% of IT pros expect an integrated security architecture to address the challenges of cybersecurity while also enabling secure network access. This survey report provides an overview of the key security challenges and trends faced by enterprise IT decision-makers in an ever-changing, globally networked ecosystem.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Wireless Defense Strategies in the IoT Era
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As IoT blooms, it's introducing new security challenges. Challenges that access layer security strategies can help you combat. Read on to learn about new approaches and choosing secure WLAN solutions.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Wireless Security Survey 2016
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 79% of IT pros expect an integrated security architecture to address the challenges of cybersecurity while also enabling secure network access. This survey report provides an overview of the key security challenges and trends faced by enterprise IT decision-makers in an ever-changing, globally networked ecosystem.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

A New Set of Network Security Challenges
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Next-generation firewalls can help IT address the security and networking challenges of maintaining devices beyond the firewall without sacrificing employee productivity. Read the report and learn how these issues encompass network bandwidth, and learn how next generation firewalls promise IT a new way to solve this multisided puzzle.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

The Evolution of Wireless Business Continuity
sponsored by Accelerated Concepts
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper how to avoid expensive outages and downtime that drastically impact your reputation by formulating a business continuity plan with first-class connectivity. Learn how to take advantage of the expanding IoT to back up your business-critical data, devices, and more.
Posted: 05 May 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Accelerated Concepts

Multi-Factor Authentication for Government Installations
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: The days where users freely roam the internal network are over. Organization's need a multilayered network security solution that's customizable. Discover a two-factor authentication strategy that will protect your management assets and will set a foundation for your network security strategy
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

Definitive eGuide: Mobility and IoT Causing IT headaches? Connect and Protect with Adaptive Trust
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the pre-planning and deployment steps needed to help guide you on your journey of enterprise BYOD and IoT. Learn how greater visibility and the integration of your policy decision engine with third-party security solutions can enhance your ability to offer end-to-end mobile protection.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

Today's Mobile Enterprise: The Need for A New Network Security Strategy
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Network security is failing to keep up with the rapid influx of mobile devices. Security professionals have realized that BYOD, mobility and cloud are exposing flaws in network security architectures. This vendor-neutral resource highlights how your enterprise can mitigate risk effectively in this type of dynamic environment.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

Aruba Networks

Mobility and the New Face of Security Threats
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine the new face of security threats against today's enterprise mobility struggles. Read on to bolster your network by tying together granular contextual information from devices to policy engine and traffic protection.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

The Top 4 Most Pressing Android Mobile Cybersecurity Threats
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will break down the most common types of attacks that impact Android mobile devices.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Continue reading this white paper to discover treat data encryption protection as a standard for all workstations.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2015

Digital Guardian

A New Guide to Critical Capabilities for Mobile Data Protection Solutions
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover solutions for MDP to defend access to storage systems found in laptops, removable media and cloud environments. You will learn how to enforce secure policies across multiple platforms at minimal costs.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 08 Sep 2014

Digital Guardian

Mitigating Mobility Risks with Real-Time Contextual Data
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Traditional endpoint security approaches won't protect users on the go, so you need to rethink your mobile strategy. This white paper explores a coordinated defense to fill in potential security gaps bu using real-time contextual data.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 24 Mar 2015

Aruba Networks

Why Corporate Data Security Requires a Major Policy Shift in the Age of BYOD
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Transitioning from Mobile Device Management (MDM) to Enterprise Mobile Management (EMM) can be daunting. Explore the key differences between EMM and MDM, how EMM features support security objectives, strategies to align EMM and MIS departments, and more.
Posted: 15 Oct 2014 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Why and How You Should Use a VPN
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why VPNs are instrumental in eliminating the risk of public wired and wireless connections; how to use VPN at home and on the go; and how to choose a VPN provider.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

Global Knowledge

Secure Wireless LAN for Uninterrupted Clinical Applications
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents a solution that addresses the security and performance requirements for uninterrupted clinical applications, with the least amount of administrative complexity.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Secure Wi-Fi for K-12 Education
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Mobile devices present new security challenges for schools that need to protect their network integrity as well as restrict students' access to dangerous sites. Access this resource to learn about a solution that unifies network and application security and delivers maximum control at a low cost.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Why Wi-Fi Quality is so Important to the End-user
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper offers an in-depth look at Wi-Fi's history, and where it's headed in the future. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 28 Oct 2014

Extreme Networks

Network Protection and UTM Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how this UTM solution can provide the highest standards of network security within the cloud, while integrating multiple security capabilities on a single platform.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

BYOD File Sharing – Go Private Cloud to Mitigate Data Risks
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn about a solution that can help you stay safe while going mobile, working with cloud file sharing, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2014 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Accellion, Inc.

Why Switch to Thawte?
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource provides three key reasons why you should switch to a leading online security provider trusted by millions around the world.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Thawte Inc.

Thawte in Education
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a number of trends accelerating the urgency of deploying SSL across distributed campuses and how this approach can ensure safety and security in higher educational networks.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Thawte Inc.

Antivirus Evaluation Guide
sponsored by Threat Track Security
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to choose the antivirus solution that can effectively keep your network free of malware. In three simple steps you can implement an easy-to-deploy and easy-to-replicate testing curriculum that enables you to most accurately assess your company's solution's capabilities.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Threat Track Security

Protecting Your Website With Always On SSL
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the imperative need for always on SSL, and the steps you can take to deliver end-to-end protection for your users. It also includes detailed accounts of four organizations that are leading the way with always on SSL in a cooperative effort to make the internet more secure.
Posted: 11 Sep 2013 | Published: 01 May 2012

Symantec Corporation

Symantec Website Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This document is a reference to understanding the threat landscape and how you can protect your company and your infrastructure.
Posted: 09 Sep 2013 | Published: 09 Sep 2013

Symantec Corporation
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WIRELESS SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  as the user's calendar, contact list and e-mail and text messages -- without leaving any evidence of the attack. Other devices that use Bluetooth, such as laptop computers, may also be vulnerable, although to a lesser extent, by virtue of their more complex systems. Operating in invisible mode protects some devices, but others are vulnerable as long as Bluetooth is enabled.According to a ZDNet UK article, attackers are exploiting a problem with some implementations of the object exchange (OBEX) protocol, which is commonly used to exchange information between wireless devices. An attacker can synchronize … 
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