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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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Underexposed risks of public Wi-Fi hotspots
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Information Security series assess the hidden security risks of public Wi-Fi  hotspots.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 15 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Network Security Essential Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: The increasing complexity of network attack methods has made it necessary to implement equally complex security tools and - more importantly - strategies. Read this Essential Guide on information security to learn more about key elements of a well-coordinated security strategy.
Posted: 06 Feb 2013 | Published: 06 Feb 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Network Evolution February 2013
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: This month's cover story, "BYOD Challenges That Lurk Beyond Network Security", discusses five specific networking challenges associated with BYOD and examines the steps organizations have taken in an attempt to handle these issues.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Productivity, Mobility and Efficiency: Keeping Your Devices Secure
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, uncover how organizations are – or should be – responding to the invasion of mobile devices in the workplace, the emerging trends in enterprise mobility today, best practices for ensuring effective mobile policies, and much more!
Posted: 07 Nov 2012 | Published: 07 Nov 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

BYOD: Device Freedom Without Compromising the IT Network
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the drivers, benefits, and challenges of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and learn how – with the right solution – you can keep your employees happy and organisation safe at the same time.
Posted: 06 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 May 2013

Cisco

Network Security Technologies Technical Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Read this expert guide to learn about the latest trends and risks that threaten today's networks. Learn more about modern threat detection, device security, security assessments and more.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Mobile Device Management Systems Help Mitigate BYOD Risks
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: This whitepaper will help you learn how mobile device management (MDM) can be used to mitigate the risks associated with mobility and BYOD. Learn more about multi-platform MDM, lifecycle management, enforcing compliance, and other topics.
Posted: 12 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

BYOD Advantages: Save Money, Mobilize Workers, Embrace the Cloud
sponsored by Webroot
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com explores how – with the proper security and management strategies – BYOD can be a win-win for both your employees and your organization. View now to learn more!
Posted: 26 Feb 2013 | Published: 26 Feb 2013

Webroot

Keeping Up With Network Needs: Five WLAN Questions Answered
sponsored by Enterasys
EGUIDE: In this E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com, wireless expert Lisa A. Phifer takes a look at the top challenges facing the WLAN environment and answers our readers' top after-implementation WLAN questions regarding issues plaguing today's network engineers.
Posted: 12 Feb 2013 | Published: 12 Feb 2013

Enterasys

WLAN Planning For BYOD
sponsored by Enterasys
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com explores the impact BYOD is having on the WLAN and what you need to do to provide a quality experience to your mobile users without compromising security or control.
Posted: 08 Feb 2013 | Published: 08 Feb 2013

Enterasys

Managing Mobile Application Security in the BYO Device Era
sponsored by Mocana
EGUIDE: Smartphone success can be greatly attributed to mobile applications. Unfortunately, just as mobile app usage increases, so does the prevalence of malware. Is your organization ready to manage mobile app security in a BYOD world? If not, read this expert E-Guide now!
Posted: 04 Jan 2013 | Published: 04 Jan 2013

Mocana

Tutorial: Five Steps to Effective Wireless Networking in Healthcare
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com demonstrates how health IT administrators should plan, implement and manage wireless networks within their respected facilities. Read now for five steps to effective wireless networking in health care.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

HIT Managers Tackle Hospital Wireless Implementation Challenges
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide outlines the challenges today's hospitals may encounter when implementing wireless networks. Inside, uncover expert tips and recommendations for creating a wireless network built for the long-term.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

BYOD Security Policy Considerations and Best Practices
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com unveils best practices for creating your enterprise's bring your own device (BYOD) policy and steps you should take to ensure access and freedom for your employees without sacrificing corporate security and control.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Symantec Corporation

Presentation Transcript: BYOD: The Risks of Allowing Personal Mobile Devices On Corporate Networks and How to Mitigate Them
sponsored by BlueCoat
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Uncover why MDM and MAM are inefficient at solving the real problem mobile devices present to your network: traffic.
Posted: 20 Nov 2012 | Published: 20 Nov 2012

BlueCoat

Bring Your Own Design: Simplifying BYOD with Ruckus Wireless
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Uncover how to use the right Wi-Fi access points (APs) in your organization to embrace the bring your own device (BYOD) movement without sacrificing the security or manageability of your wireless network.
Posted: 04 Oct 2012 | Published: 04 Oct 2012

Ruckus Wireless

The CIO’s Guide to Building a Mobile Device Management Strategy – And How to Execute on It
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: As the mobility trend continues to take over the business world, CIOs are left with the difficult task of figuring out the best way to manage the drastic increase in mobile users. Discover how mobile device management (MDM) strategies can enable you to improve mobile security, increase productivity, reduce TCO, and more.
Posted: 13 Sep 2012 | Published: 13 Sep 2012

BlackBerry

Mitigating Risk in a Mobile World
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover why flexible architectures – such as cloud-based security services – can help your organization enjoy the benefits of enterprise mobility by mitigating its inherent risks.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 05 Sep 2012

Symantec Corporation

Tackling the Top Five Network Access Control Challenges
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the top five network access challenges that organizations today face and discover how a unified access control solution can provide the visibility, protection, and control you need to tackle these issues.
Posted: 21 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Top 10 Reasons Enterprises Prefer Juniper Wireless
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the ten characteristics and features any WLAN solution should offer to support the transformational trends your business is making and meet the many challenges of today's enterprises.
Posted: 21 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

10 Tips for Mobile Application Security
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: While the rapid growth of mobility has enabled increased customer satisfaction, operational efficiencies, employee productivity and more; it has also introduced a number of new security challenges. In this paper, uncover 10 must-know tips for deploying secure mobile applications to help you leverage mobility while keeping the bad guys out.
Posted: 18 Jun 2012 | Published: 18 Jun 2012

Dell SecureWorks

Mobility and Tablet Trends in Healthcare IT
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Caregivers want the devices they work with to function like the devices in their pockets. And this is steadily becoming a reality. View today’s brief video and join Motion Computing’s Vice President of Marketing, Mike Stinson as he talks about the latest health IT trends in tablets and other mobile devices.
Posted: 14 Jun 2012 | Premiered: Jun 14, 2012

Intel

B.Y.O.D Without the Risk
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As the Bring Your Own Device phenomenon continues to grow, organizations are faced with the challenge of enabling mobile access while mitigating risk. This resource explores how to transform your network into one that is robust and highly resilient in order to enable mobility, performance, access, security, management, and control that's scalable.
Posted: 06 Jun 2012 | Published: 06 Jun 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Enabling High Performance for Apple iPads in the Enterprise
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can integrate iPads into your wireless LAN, facilitating the adoption of tablets into your workplace. Start delivering scalable performance for all mobile devices, helping you create an on-demand, always available enterprise.
Posted: 30 May 2012 | Published: 20 Sep 2011

Aruba Networks

Computer Weekly - 15 May 2012: Overhauling banking IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: This week’s Computer Weekly contains an exclusive interview with JP Morgan COO India Gary-Martin about juggling multiple legacy IT systems while keeping the merchant bank compliant. We also look at how near-field communications technology promises to revolutionise consumer spending and we ask whether 2012 could be the year that APM becomes vital?
Posted: 14 May 2012 | Published: 15 May 2012

ComputerWeekly.com
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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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