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DEFINITION: SMiShing is a security attack in which the user is tricked into downloading a Trojan horse, virus or other malware onto his cellular phone or other mobile device. SMiShing is short for "SMS phishing." David Rayhawk, senior researcher at McAfee Avert Labs, explains how SMiShing works in a blog post entitled 'SMiShing - an emerging threat vector:'"Some cell phone users have started receiving SMS messages  … 
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BYOD Without The Hassles
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper shares the six key steps required to build a BYOD program that works.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2014


Simply deploy, manage and secure mobile apps from the cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this brief paper that introduces a mobile application management suite that delivers an easy-to-use enterprise app catalog with full security and operational lifecycle management of apps. Learn how this system is ideal for security sensitive data, especially in this BYOD era.
Posted: 08 Sep 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

IBM

How to Meet your Mobile Device Management Challenges
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights 6 key features of a mobile device management (MDM) system that will help configure devices for enterprise access and secure corporate data on smartphones and tablets – all from a single screen.
Posted: 05 Sep 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2014

IBM

Case Study: IBM On-boards 15,000 Devices Day After Mobile Device Management Deployment
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to see what tool IBM harnessed to help deploy advanced mobile management and security throughout their global mobile community. Learn how they were able to on-board 15,000 devices the first day after deployment.
Posted: 05 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

CDW Expands BYOD Program and Trims IT Support Time with MaaS360
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: In this case study, discover how CDW achieved more flexibility in its support of employee-owned devices while increasing security and employee satisfaction. Read on to learn more about technology that decreased demands on IT while guaranteeing security of their corporate network and data.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 04 Sep 2014

IBM

11 Best Practices for Mobile Device Management (MDM)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper presents 11 best practices for mobile device management (MDM).
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 04 Sep 2014

IBM

Enterprise Mobility Management - The Big Bang Theory
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this CITO research report, learn about managing the big bang of mobility through mobile device management, mobile application management, and mobile content management systems. Read on to learn about what's in store for today's mobile universe, and what looms in the future.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 03 Sep 2014

IBM

The Critical Role of Support in Your Enterprise Mobility Management Strategy
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the importance of support in EMM strategies and outlines the factors to consider before selecting a support solution to reinforce long term business objectives.
Posted: 12 Aug 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

BlackBerry

The Critical Role of Support in your Enterprise Mobility Management Strategy
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the importance of support in EMM strategies and outlines the factors to consider before selecting a support solution to reinforce long term business objectives.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

BlackBerry

Tapping into the Bring Your Own Device Shift
sponsored by Workforce Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the BYOD trend, examines its intersections with workforce management, and provides recommendations on how you can maximize your workforce management ROI in an increasingly mobile environment.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Workforce Software

Timely Topics: Enterprise BYOD
sponsored by Workforce Software
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper helps outline some ways to control the risks of BYOD and addresses other factors that influence your decision to establish a BYOD policy. Discover the compelling advantages of BYOD that will have your leaders deciding "when," not "if," to implement this mobile strategy.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Workforce Software

Enterprise BYOD: Blending business, information security, and workforce management
sponsored by Workforce Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper acknowledges that although the overall market is shifting towards BYOD, electing when and how to adopt that strategy needs to remain a company-by-company decision. Inside, learn about 6 benefits of BYOD and 4 risk scenarios that need to be considered.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 09 Jun 2014

Workforce Software

BYOD and Beyond: How to Deliver Enterprise Data Securely Across Operating Systems
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the issues that arise when allowing Android and iOS-based tablets and smartphones into the enterprise – with special attention paid to the latest Android 4.4, iOS 7.1 and Windows Phone and Surface 8.1 versions – and the steps you should take to maintain security and control.
Posted: 01 Jun 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Back Up Mission-Critical Data Whenever and Wherever
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth resource shines light on a continuous, multi-destination system to back up mission-critical data whenever and wherever it is created.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

Code42

What’s the Best Focus for MDM Strategy Now?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This guide provides expert advice on how to craft a mobile device security strategy that safeguards enterprise assets and prevents minor security issues from becoming major security disasters.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 12 Mar 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Beyond Passwords: Protect the mobile enterprise with smarter security solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the major challenges of providing secure access in mobile environments and explores new security models, policies and controls that can help keep critical apps and data secure.
Posted: 24 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Decode MDM Solution Features: Must haves for security management
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Question #3 featured in SearchSecurity.com's IT Decision Center on MDM asks top vendors in the space if their products support mobile security management features
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 31 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

MDM Solutions for Dummies: Product Integration
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Question two featured in SearchSecurity.com's IT Decision Center on MDM asks top vendors in the space: Can your product integrate with enterprise infrastructure elements? Find out what these vendors have to say by accessing their answers to this question now.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 31 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Mobile Device Management IT Decision Center: Operating Systems
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: SearchSecurity.com’s expert resource asks: Does your product support any OEM extensions (e.g., Samsung SAFE)? Do you require or offer agent applications installed on managed devices? Find out what top vendors have to say by accessing their answers to these questions now.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 31 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

MDM Decision Time: TechTarget's Must Have Guide to Purchasing Decisions
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Visit SearchSecurity.com's IT Decision Center that focuses on MDM solutions in the marketplace today. Not only can you find the expert's take in this center but you will also have access to answers to the top 5 questions your peers have around MDM solutions directly from the top vendors in the space in one place.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 31 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Craft a security policy for a cloud-based BYOD environment
sponsored by IBM
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: As the bring your own device (BYOD) movement gains popularity in the workplace, new security concerns arise. In this article, learn how to create a thorough, clear security policy for a cloud-based BYOD environment that includes RIM, Android, Apple, and Windows devices.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 May 2013

IBM

State of the Art on Managing Endpoints
sponsored by Dell and VMware
EGUIDE: This expert resource will show how you can tackle endpoint management more methodically by coming to terms with BYOD, securing data effectively, and addressing enterprise mobility management. Read on to learn more today.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

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.

Mobility Mayhem: Balancing BYOD with Enterprise Security
sponsored by Code42
PRESENTATION: Join this exclusive webinar now to hear security experts dive deep into how BYOD impacts enterprise security strategies and provide practical tips for securing your mobile workforce.
Posted: 23 Oct 2013 | Published: 11 Dec 2013

Code42

MobilEcho Trial Download
sponsored by Acronis
PRODUCT DEMO: This software demo will help you find out if Acronis mobileEcho is right for your mobile needs.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 16 Oct 2013

Acronis
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HANDHELD DEVICE SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  along these lines: 'We're confirming you've signed up for our dating service. You will be charged $2/day unless you cancel your order: www.smishinglink.com.' (This is an example and was not a real url at the time of writing)This phenomena, which we at McAfee Avert Labs are dubbing "SMiShing" (phishing via SMS), is yet another indicator that cell phones and mobile devices are becoming increasingly used by perpetrators of malware, viruses and scams.While some might recognize this as a scam, many unsuspecting users would not. Fearful of incurring premium rates on their cell phone bill, they visit … 
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