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Mobile malware reported riding on Google messaging service

Mobile botnets are on the rise and cybercriminals are using the Google Cloud Messaging service to distribute malware, a new report says.

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Citrix streamlines mobile productivity with new XenMobile

The new release of XenMobile from Citrix makes it easier for users to access information and join online meetings.

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins introduces the BlackBerry Z10 and the Q10.

Good Technology helps businesses break the BlackBerry habit

Businesses want to transition off of their BlackBerry dependence, and Good Technology is offering a way to do so smoothly, and without sacrificing security.

Webroot brings app reputation service to its mobile security suite

New release of Webroot SecureAnywhere Business—Mobile Protection helps IT admins understand the risk posed by installed apps

Security to go: Three tips to keep your mobile data safe

It’s not easy keeping your devices secure, and mobile devices like smartphones, tablets, and, of course, laptops are no exception. But you can do a few things to improve your mobile security. Here’s a look at three of them.

The 7 best crime-fighting features of iOS 7

Thieves love iPhones. Spoil their fun with the new locking, encryption, and data-saving features of iOS 7.

Touch ID

iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner could be mobile security game changer

Apple isn't the first to introduce fingerprint authentication on a mobile device, but it could be the one to make it mainstream.

Google now lets you change your password remotely on an Android device

If your phone is stolen, you can lock it, and change its password, from a website.

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Mobile hacking contest offers $300,000 in bug bounties

HP TippingPoint's bug bounty program today said it will again sponsor a mobile-only hacking contest this fall, when it will put up $300,000 in prize money for researchers who demonstrate successful attacks against mobile services and browsers.

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smartphone malware

Android Trojan appears to launch off earlier botnet

The Obad.a Android Trojan identified in June turns out to have the innovative and predatory capability to piggyback on malware botnets.

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