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The last time we heard from Itzhak 'zuk' Avraham, he was at Defcon 2011 showing off an Android app that let even inexperienced users poke around networks for weak links and vulnerable computers. Now his company, Zimperium, is rolling out a new mobile intrusion protection app (or zIPS, for short) t...

January 23rd 2014 at 11:13pm 0 Comments
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McAfee's been offering mobile protection services on Android for a while now, but Verizon's taking it a step further and bringing an application tailored specifically for its own customers with help from the Intel-owned outfit. The Mobile Security app -- which is also powered by Asurion -- aims to...

September 11th 2012 at 11:04pm 0 Comments
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As we race toward the mobile utopia that includes full Internet access -- including HTML mail and full web browsing -- the growing fear that viruses, trojans, and all other manner of Internet baddies may soon interrupt our mobile joy may well have prompted Nokia to file this patent application. Unli...

April 4th 2007 at 2:23pm 0 Comments
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Security expert Marc Weber Tobias has a column over at Engadget called The Lockdown. His most recent column is all about the Targus iPod Lock, which you may recall us mentioning here a few months ago. Turns out that the Targus mobile security lock is not only toothless, but could cause significant d...

October 6th 2006 at 11:00am 0 Comments