Mobile Shopping Still Awaits Security

Analysis: Customers won't come until they're confident that waving their banking app at a point of sale terminal won't open their account to wireless thieves.

Mobile Security Isn't Just Going to Happen

Security professionals need to get hands-on with the software that runs on mobile devices and engage with the developers who put all those apps in users' hands.

What Now, After the Android Market Scare?

No screening process is going to be foolproof, but we can all take steps to make our devices safer.


We'll Pay by Smartphone, but Let's Not Pay for Dumb Security

As we create the infrastructure for mobile electronic payments, we have to get the security right.

Managing the Cloud's Security Risks

You can neutralize the security pitfalls of cloud computing with proper planning.

Making Apps Safe Is Hard Work

Chances are good that no app store is doing all that its users would like to ensure that apps will do no harm.

Is Google Confusing Safe and Secure in Dumping Windows?

Mac OS X and Linux may be safer today, but that can change. And no operating system is completely secure.

Apple iPad: The Evolution of Home Computing

Techies may despise the lack of choice in a locked-down device like the iPad — but for the average consumer, that means "simplicity."


Top 6 Security Myths and How to Beat Them

Analysis: It's not funny to laugh at users who fall for sneaky come-ons that cynical tech pros dismiss.