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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 Reports
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How to Address IoT, Mobile, and Endpoint Security Challenges
sponsored by SOTI Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the security challenges of IoT and how they affect mobile strategies. Discover how to go beyond unified endpoint management (UEM), address issues of interoperability, and more.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2017

SOTI Inc.

Mastering the Top Enterprise Mobility Challenges
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: Mobility is bringing new concerns that didn't exist with desktops. Protecting company data while staying compliant is a new challenge for IT admins. This e-guide explores how to handle the top five issues in today's mobile world.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2016

Microsoft

Building Management Systems: The cyber security blind spot
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The systems which control heating, lighting and security in most buildings are vulnerable to cyber attack, this report from QinetiQ warns.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 26 Jan 2016

ComputerWeekly.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

How Can You Avoid a Web Security Breach? It's All in the Preparation
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, from SearchCompliance.com, discover simple steps in order to avoid web security breaches.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2013

SearchSecurity.com

SDN Can Help Unify Wired and Wireless Campus Networks
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn how SDN controllers can give your Wi-Fi and Ethernet switch-based campus networks the support they need for a successful unification.
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Brocade

Wireless Security Protocols: The Difference Between WEP, WPA, WPA2
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: In wireless security, passwords are only half the battle. Choosing the proper level of encryption is just as vital. In this expert e-guide, learn the differences between the three wireless encryption standards: Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP), Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) and Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA).
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Brocade

Cyber Threats to Online Shopping Cheer
sponsored by Neustar
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to protect your brand and stay online during high-volume occasions. See statistics on current online shopping trends and discover how to stop fraudulent actors before they can damage your organization.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Neustar

Malware Hitching a Ride on Mobile Apps?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: The latest mobile app security threats ride into enterprises on employee devices, but you can learn the latest strategies for improving corporate BYOD security.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Jun 2016

SearchSecurity.com

It's time to tackle IoT security
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
EGUIDE: The forecasts for IoT are huge. Some suggest that there will be 50 billion devices connected by 2020. Whether or not that prediction is accurate, it's clear that IoT is gaining meaningful market momentum, buoyed by an endless array of applications. Unfortunately, they are creating a multitude of security vulnerabilities and attack surfaces.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Ruckus Wireless

Securing Your Network in the Wireless Age
sponsored by Aruba Networks
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, you will learn how enterprise WLAN is growing in size and importance, driving up the need for more secure wireless network. Find out how vulnerable your wireless network could be and what happens when WLAN security is ignored.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

Secure Your Internal Corporate Networks With ABAC
sponsored by Cryptzone
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, discover how ABAC can provide your network with a robust security method that addresses security issues caused by growing remote access and BYOD trends. You will also learn how continuous network security monitoring can allow your enterprise to detect and prevent future cyber-attacks from occurring.
Posted: 27 Jan 2016 | Published: 25 Jan 2016

Cryptzone

Protecting Data on the Go
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This guide informs InfoSec pros on the risks to business data carried on or accessed by employees' mobile devices and the best available protections for this business data on the go.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

SearchSecurity.com

Information Security Magazine: August Issue
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Identity and access management is so complex that many companies have faltered when it comes to securing third-party vendors. With breaches on the rise, vulnerabilities can be costly.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 03 Aug 2015

SearchSecurity.com

The Transformation of Wireless Network Security
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This expert guide outlines what you need to know in order to integrate Wi-Fi security into your overarching network security strategy. Read on to learn about how to effectively maintain robust security in the age of wireless connectivity.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

SearchSecurity.com

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

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

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.

How to Handle Mobile Devices' Impact on the Network
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: The number and complexity of mobile devices on the enterprise network are expanding, gobbling up bandwidth from the WLAN infrastructure. This technical guide will help you prep your network for the higher capacity demands of next-stage BYOD. Learn what challenges you must overcome in the coming months.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

SearchNetworking.com

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.

IM Wireless Network Assessment
sponsored by Ingram Micro
ASSESSMENT TOOL: The need to protect your data and organization is now even more critical than before. Take a look at this brief white paper to learn how one company can help you secure your business.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

Ingram Micro

Explaining How Trusted SSL Certificates and Forged SSL Certificates Work
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: Web security relies on valid, trusted SSL certificates. Michael Cobb, founder and managing director of Cobweb Applications Ltd., explains in this expert e-guide how forged SSL certificates undermine the security model. Once trust is lost, business is lost. Read this e-guide to discover why maintaining this trust is important.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 09 Oct 2013

Symantec Corporation

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
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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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