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MDM vendors come up short on security

While BYOD has increased the productivity of today's workers, it has also introduced a range of security threats, such as malware, direct attacks, data loss or theft and social engineering.

FierceMobileIT webinar explores how to secure your mobile workforce

Mobility can open up the firm to security threats, such as lost or stolen devices with corporate data on-board or malware infection from an insecure app. To help enterprises cope with the security challenge posed by BYOD and mobility, FierceMobileIT is bringing together a panel of experts for a July 24 webinar at 1 pm ET covering the topic.

And the number one security threat to your home is... a light bulb!

Watch out. It appears that one of the gravest security threats to your home is not stealthy burglar but a connected light bulb.

Infographic: 5 key points of LTE infrastructure vulnerability

While providing increased mobile speeds and bandwidth, LTE networks are also facing security threats to their architecture, warns LTE security firm Stoke.

Infographic: Same cybersecurity worries plague CIOs across the Pond

Chief information officers at U.K. enterprises are facing similar IT security challenges to their counterparts in the United States. 

IT leaders indifferent to unknown threats generated by mobile, cloud technology

IT leaders are not concerned about unknown security threats generated by BYOD, mobility, cloud computing and Internet usage, according to a survey of 1,440 global IT leaders by Vanson Bourne on behalf of Dell.

Employees pose biggest threat to security, says survey of IT pros

Close to two-thirds of IT pros see employee carelessness as the biggest security threat to their firm, according to a survey by security vendor SecureData cited in an Information Age report.

BYOD, IoT among security risks to enterprises next year, says ISF

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.

A guide to your security threats, both inside and out

A new field guide offers help in identifying the types of people who are behind the threats to your systems. Some are people you know, others you will never meet.

Internet of Things poses world of worries for IT pros

Almost all of U.S. IT professionals surveyed by ISACA believe that the Internet of Things--the term for the growing interconnections among devices, machines, sensors and other objects--poses major IT governance issues for the enterprise.