Profile of Mathew J. Schwartz
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Mathew Schwartz served as the InformationWeek information security reporter from 2010 until mid-2014.
Articles by Mathew J. Schwartz
posted in May 2011
It may be one way to protect business secrets, but many aspects of smartphone security remain out of the hands of IT administrators or security-conscious users.
The iPhone 4 is at risk, but the forensics tool will only be sold to law enforcement, intelligence agencies, and forensics investigators.
The server-side patch fixes an authentication bug that affects 99.7% of Android users and their access to Calendar and Contacts.
Energy providers and their business partners would be required to follow fair information practices for customer data.
Democrats call for SEC to require mandatory disclosures of all data breaches, and for public companies to detail their data breach mitigation strategies.
Despite the risks, experts predict slow uptake of client security tools on mobile devices.