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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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Data Center Physical Infrastructure for Enterprise Wireless LANs
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Understanding the unique Network-Critical Physical Infrastructure (NCPI) requirements of Wireless LAN (WLAN) equipment allows for a successful deployment. Discover how to plan for NCPI while deploying indoor WLANs, with emphasis on power and cooling.
Posted: 09 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2005

APC by Schneider Electric

Beyond Corporate Walls: Motorola Enterprise Mesh Networks
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Wireless mesh technology is flexible, secure and allows for easy control of user access. Read this paper to learn how mesh technology can help your enterprise cost effectively extend its wireless coverage without any extra cable or fiber.
Posted: 29 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Motorola, Inc.

The CIO's Guide to Mobile Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Mobile security is a growing concern as organizations look to gain competitive advantages through the use of a remote workforce. Read this paper to learn about the security vulnerabilities that can arise when wireless devices access corporate data.
Posted: 15 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

BlackBerry

Best Practices for Securing Your Wireless LAN
sponsored by AirMagnet
WHITE PAPER: This paper details real-world best practices needed to deploy and maintain a secure wireless network. Download this paper and learn how to effectively secure your wireless LAN by monitoring for a broad set of wireless attacks and intrusion techniques.
Posted: 14 Jun 2007 | Published: 14 Jun 2007

AirMagnet

Securely Mobilize Lotus Domino: E-mail, Instant Message and Custom Lotus Applications
sponsored by Sybase iAnywhere
WHITE PAPER: Mobile applications that support the enterprise must be reliable, secure and available. Download today and discover how to work efficiently and effectively from your mobile device with real-time access to business critical Lotus Notes information.
Posted: 06 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Sybase iAnywhere

Deploying a Wireless LAN
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Many factors must be considered when planning for a WLAN deployment. This paper provides a starting point for posing questions to WLAN equipment and service vendors.
Posted: 18 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

BlackBerry

Managing the Mobile Enterprise: A Guide for Creative Effective Enterprise Wireless Strategies
sponsored by Palm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the five key requirements for choosing the right mobile solution provider, including delivering tangible ROI, flexible service and support and enterprise-class security.
Posted: 20 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Palm, Inc.

5-Step Plan for Securing Your Enterprise WLAN
sponsored by AirTight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper that details the five essential steps you must take to secure your enterprise WLAN.
Posted: 19 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

AirTight Networks, Inc.

BlackBerry Fundamentals for Telephony Managers
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This document describes all the components of the BlackBerry solution for mobile employees as well as WLAN-enabled environments.
Posted: 27 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

BlackBerry

Mobile Data Security Essentials for Your Changing, Growing Workforce
sponsored by CREDANT Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper and learn about the four key requirements for implementing an effective and flexible, enterprise-class mobile security solution to secure your mobile data and devices.
Posted: 15 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

CREDANT Technologies

Ten Ways Hackers Breach Security
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Hacking, cracking, and cyber crimes can wreak havoc on an organization. This white paper discusses ten common methods hackers use to breach your existing security, and what you can do to protect yourself.
Posted: 09 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Global Knowledge

F5 Security Solutions for Messaging Systems
sponsored by F5 Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Are you looking for reliable and secure access to email from anywhere no matter what kind of device you are using? This paper details a solution that allows you to rely on email that is efficiently delivered, with minimal latency times & im...
Posted: 17 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

F5 Networks, Inc.

HiPath Wireless Manager
sponsored by Siemens
DATA SHEET: This data sheet provides detailed information on Siemens' HiPath Wireless Manager, a comprehensive, integrated WLAN management platform that allows administrators to control every facet of the enterprise network.
Posted: 14 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Jul 2006

Siemens

HiPath Wireless Portfolio
sponsored by Siemens
BROCHURE: This brochure provides an overview of Siemens' HiPath Wireless LAN and mobility management solutions. Learn how you can benefit from this new solution now.
Posted: 14 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Siemens

Driving Innovation: The Wireless LAN in Healthcare
sponsored by Siemens
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the features and benefits of a reliable and secure wireless infrastructure and provides an overview of the many applications that are enabled by WLAN technology.
Posted: 14 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Siemens

Enterprise-Grade Wireless LAN Security
sponsored by Siemens
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the considerations that should be taken into account to ensure a successful enterprise-wide deployment of a secure wireless network.
Posted: 14 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

Siemens

CIO Perspective: BlackBerry Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this question and answer session, learn how Dr. John D. Halamka. MD, of the Harvard Medical School, depends on a BlackBerry Solution to keep his patient and student records secure.
Posted: 08 Nov 2006 | Published: 19 Oct 2006

BlackBerry

Messaging and Collaboration Security: Microsoft's Multi-layer Approach - Podcast
sponsored by Microsoft
PODCAST: Attend this podcast and learn about the latest messaging security strategies from Microsoft that help enable secure remote and mobile access. Learn how to protect your company's messages and defend against viruses, spam and other security threats.
Posted: 03 Nov 2006 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2006, 09:00 EDT (13:00 GMT)

Microsoft

Messaging and Collaboration Security: Microsoft's Multi-layer Approach
sponsored by Microsoft
WEBCAST: Attend this webcast and learn about the latest messaging security strategies from Microsoft that help enable secure remote and mobile access. Learn how to protect your company's messages and defend against viruses, spam and other security threats.
Posted: 05 Oct 2006 | Premiered: Oct 17, 2006, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Microsoft

Unplugged
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
JOURNAL ARTICLE: There are two kinds of wireless networks: those you know about and those you don't.
Posted: 03 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Mar 2006

Information Security Magazine

Wireless Protection for the Mobile Workforce
sponsored by AirDefense Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Growing threats could compromise wireless LAN devices at hotspots, airports, hotels and other public access networks. Learn how to enforce corporate policies & defend mobile clients from attacks that happen outside the secure enterprise per...
Posted: 26 Sep 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

AirDefense Inc.

Tired of Rogues - Solutions for Detecting & Eliminating Rogue Wireless Networks
sponsored by AirDefense Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides an overview of the different types of rogue wireless devices, the risks faced by enterprises due to their proliferation and multiple approaches to detecting and mitigating them.
Posted: 26 Sep 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

AirDefense Inc.

Troubleshooting Wireless LANs to Improve Wi-Fi Uptime and Security
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper gives you an in-depth look at the wireless troubleshooting process. You'll learn how to improve security and performance by identifying rogue access points and ad-hoc networks and learn how to conduct network audits.
Posted: 21 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Mar 2005

Fluke Networks

Security for BlackBerry Devices with Bluetooth Wireless Technology
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This document provides information about the Bluetooth® wireless technology and its uses with BlackBerry Device Software and the potential vulnerabilities in Bluetooth wireless technology.
Posted: 11 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

BlackBerry

BlackBerry® by Research In Motion: An @stake Security Assessment
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Research In Motion (RIM) engaged @stake, Inc. to perform a Product Penetration Assessment of the Java™ based BlackBerry Wireless Handhelds™ supporting components.
Posted: 11 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2003

BlackBerry
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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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