Apple is vehemently denying a report that it worked with the National Security Agency (NSA) to create a backdoor in the iPhone or any of its other products.
Fueled by increasing spam and hacking activity, the messaging security gateway market is forecast by Infonetics Research to reach $70 million in 2013, a 70 percent year-over-year increase.
Santander may be a less familiar name to U.S. banking customers, though the global giant (based in Spain) just completed its acquisition and rebranding of Sovereign Bank in the U.S. this October.
CSO 's annual State of the CSO report finds nearly half of the respondents expecting IT security budgets to rise next year.
The Register reports that Android antivirus apps lack one pretty important function--they can't automatically delete malware.
A survey last year (yes, conducted by mobile security firm Fiberlink) found that nearly 7 in 10 users don't wipe memory before disposing of their old mobile device.
Employees are downloading insecure "Jailbreak Jammer" apps that enable them to access the corporate network with a jailbroken smartphone, warns Marble Security Labs
The top six information security threats in 2014 are BYOD, data privacy in the cloud, brand reputational damage, privacy and regulation, cybercrime and the Internet of Things, according to the non-profit Information Security Forum.
IBM, Hewlett-Packard, EMC, Symantec and McAfee are leading vendors in the global security and vulnerability management market, according to TechNavio.
Unguarded machine-to-machine endpoints could lead to network security breaches, malware infection and data leaks for enterprises, warns Kathryn Weldon, principal analyst for enterprise mobility at Current Analysis, in an IT Connection blog.