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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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Mobile Configuration Management Functions for Successful MDM
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Configuration management is one of the most essential (if not the most essential) function served by mobile device management. In this expert guide from SearchConsumerization.com, you'll get a detailed look at the considerations you need to take concerning configuration management.
Posted: 02 Jul 2013 | Published: 02 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Migrating to BlackBerry 10: 10 Tips for IT
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: BlackBerry 10 can provide a single platform from which to manage all your organisation's devices, including iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. Access this resource for 10 tips to help make the transition to BlackBerry 10 as simple, seamless and streamlined as possible.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

BlackBerry

A CIO’s 5 Point Plan for Managing Endpoint Security and Implementing MDM
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, our expert Niel Nickolaisen offers a five-point solution for managing endpoint security for the hyper-connected enterprise. Then expert Lisa Phifer shares what mobile device management software IT needs and why.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Taking Your Enterprise Mobile: The Executive Checklist
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read on to find an executive checklist that will help you ensure that you are ready to handle both enterprise mobility and bring-your-own-device programs.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

Citrix

Information Security Essential Guide: Strategies for Tackling BYOD
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Let this e-book from our independent experts be your guide to all things related to mobile security in the face of the BYOD trend. Inside, you'll get helpful insight that will help you understand the ins and outs of mobile device management technologies, how to tackle the problem of mobile application security, and much more.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Mobile Device Management: Fundamental steps for success
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide from SearchConsumerization.com will highlight a number of ways IT can prepare for the influx of mobile devices into the workplace and lay the foundation needed to successfully support mobility. Learn about setting up your network structure for mobility, fundamental features for success when choosing an MDM system, and more.
Posted: 29 May 2013 | Published: 29 May 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Managing BYOD Endpoint Security Classroom
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Security School from SearchSecurity.com breaks down the challenges of enterprise mobility and provides guidance for developing an over-arching security strategy that mitigates the issues inherent to BYOD.
Posted: 22 May 2013 | Premiered: 22 May 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Why now is the Time to Get Started with BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: To prepare for the new BlackBerry, many IT managers are turning to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 to provide unified device management for BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, iOS and Android devices. Get tips on mobile management and transitioning to BlackBerry Services, and learn how you can try the platform for free.
Posted: 29 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2013

BlackBerry

Top 10 Features of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: IT leaders need a solution that can help them manage multiple platforms, mixed ownership and higher usage. Why do so many CIOs turn to BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 for help overseeing their mobility management needs? Find out in this white paper.
Posted: 29 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2013

BlackBerry

Protection for Every Enterprise: How BlackBerry 10 Security Works
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: If you're choosing a platform for enterprise-grade mobile device management, security probably tops your list of requirements. Learn how BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 can help you secure and manage not only BlackBerry devices, but iOS and Android devices as well, enabling the cross-platform mobility management you need.
Posted: 29 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2013

BlackBerry

Strategy for Securing Mobile Content - 5 Key Guidelines
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside, you'll find 5 guidelines that every organization should follow for comprehensive mobile security.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Accellion, Inc.

How to add Mobile Devices to Enterprise PKI solutions
sponsored by OpenTrust
WHITE PAPER: Extending Public Key Infrastructure’s (PKI) certificate-based authentication to include mobile devices is the only way to restore the security of computing assets in the BYOD era. Read this whitepaper to learn how to add mobile devices to your Enterprise PKI solution.
Posted: 27 Jun 2013 | Published: 27 Jun 2013

OpenTrust

FAQ Guide on Endpoint Management
sponsored by CenterBeam
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchSecurity.com features an FAQ to help you understand the best methods of endpoint management and why cloud-based services should be considered a viable option.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

CenterBeam

State of the Art on Managing Endpoints
sponsored by SearchConsumerization.com
EBOOK: 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: 21 Jun 2013 | Published: 21 Jun 2013


Citrix Mobile Solutions Bundle - Product Overview
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read on and learn more about an integrated approach to mobile device management that can provide comprehensive IT control and policy enforcement while empowering end-user productivity via beautifully delivered mobile applications.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Mobile Device Management Live Chat
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: In this live Q&A, Philip Clarke, research analyst with Nemertes Research, will discuss the security benefits and tradeoffs of MDM and help you understand whether it's a fit for your mobile security needs.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Premiered: 14 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Say "Yes!" to Mobility: Meet the New Dell KACE K3000 Mobile Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WEBCAST: Are you ready to say yes to mobility? Watch this presentation to discover a mobile solution that can help you manage the devices and users in your enterprise, secure mobile data, develop and modernize your business, and optimize your infrastructure to support productivity. Watch and learn more.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Premiered: Jun 13, 2013

Dell, Inc.

Enabling a Safe and Secure "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) Environment
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover details of a holistic, effective approach that will help you enable BYOD in the enterprise without compromising user needs for security or control.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc.

Mobile Device Security Lacking in Most Hospital Policy Discussions
sponsored by Essextec
EZINE: This expert resource from SearchHealthIT.com will attempt to uncover why conversations about mobile security have been lacking, discuss the emerging trends surrounding BYOD policies, and advise readers how to ensure security protocols are properly followed.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Essextec

User-Based Licensing for Endpoint Protection and BYOD
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: User-based licensing allows protection on multiple devices for each employee, meaning companies need only know the number of mobile workers, not the number of devices. Inside, you'll find 5 reasons you should consider user-based licensing for your organization.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Webroot

June Information Security Magazine
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Mobile device management (MDM) continues to grow at a feverish pace, both in terms of adoption and mobile security features. Our June cover story provides insight into adoption trends, cross-industry issues, and MDM solutions best fit to varying requirements. We also look at big data analytics and security and provide an update on FedRAMP.
Posted: 05 Jun 2013 | Published: 05 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Choosing an MDM System: Fundamental Features for Success
sponsored by Fiberlink
EGUIDE: This essential e-guide from our experts at SearchSecurity.com will help you understand the technologies and practices you need to implement in order to make your BYOD security program effective. Inside, you'll find a breakdown of the fundamental security features needed for BYOD management, a mobile device management checklist, and more.
Posted: 24 May 2013 | Published: 24 May 2013

Fiberlink

The ClearPass Access Management System
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes a way that you can take back control of your company network without having to string together a multitude of loosely integrated point-products that only lead to more complexity. Read on and learn how you can manage all things BYOD from one place.
Posted: 22 May 2013 | Published: 22 May 2013

Aruba Networks

SharePoint Security Should Not Be an Afterthought
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SearchSecurity.com will help you understand the top security issues facing SharePoint and how to ensure that you are deploying this system securely. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

Thawte Inc.

How iOS Encryption and Data Protection Work
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SearchConsumerization.com details the enablement and the methods of iOS data protection that can help you embrace modern mobility securely. Read on tho learn more about built-in iOS encryption and Apple's data protection.
Posted: 15 May 2013 | Published: 15 May 2013

Symantec Corporation
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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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