Mobile Technology News

Enterprise mobile technology is becoming essential in today's increasingly connected world. A deep understanding mobile and wireless technology is crucial for unlocking its tremendous potential. Read the latest in mobile technology and wireless news below:

Mobile infections shot up 96%: What it means for you

With at least one smart device in nearly every user’s arsenal – and many holding corporate information – mobile infections pose a bigger threat to your security than ever.

iOS update thwarts huge threat to mobile security

Apple has issued a fix that you need to install right away if you’re an iPhone user.

3 reasons users break BYOD policies (and what you can do to stop it)

Hopefully, your organization is among the many that have implemented BYOD policies explaining what users can and can’t do with corporate info on mobile devices. And more than likely, you’ve had your fair share of of users who have broken the policy. 

BYOD offers promise, but takes its toll on IT departments

Mobile support is becoming more and more common. But while companies see the benefits, IT is often left struggling to support this influx of devices. 

In Apple v. the government, most IT pros side with Apple

Two-thirds of information technology professionals are on Apple’s side in an ongoing dispute over whether encryption should be broken to aid in law enforcement. 

Is this a good thing? iPhones will soon tell users if you’re monitoring them

There are a few ways to interpret a recent report about the newest iOS version: One is that it’ll give users a constant reminder to be careful on company devices. Another is that it’ll freak them. Big time. 

Two-thirds of organizations think they’ve suffered mobile breaches

Mobile devices are often seen as a potential threat − one that could theoretically put data at risk someday. But a recent survey finds two-thirds of organizations believe they’ve already been hit by mobile malware and breaches. 

Almost 90% of Android devices are exposed to critical vulnerabilities

The reputation Android devices have for being less secure than their iOS counterparts is well-known by now, but researchers from the University of Cambridge have some shocking numbers on just how many of these devices suffer from security shortcomings. 

Is this the future? Microsoft suggests swapping phones for PCs

We’ve all heard theories that someday the phones in our pockets would replace the computers at our desks. Obviously that hasn’t happened yet, but could the change be coming? 

Malicious code sneaks through App Store’s defenses

Usually when you hear about malicious applications, it’s a case of hackers evading Google Play’s defenses. But it was recently discovered thousands of App Store apps have potential security flaws.