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 July 2011
Off-the-shelf sniffing tools can exploit the threat, but users of
older iPhones and iPod Touches won't see a fix.
The fake software is disguised as legitimate security applications and reroutes SMS messages to Web servers.
Zeus crimeware creators adapt Zitmo malware, disguised as a banking activation application, to steal financial details from Android users.
Agreement between the MPAA, RIAA, and service providers will alert customers when their accounts are used to illegally download copyrighted materials.
Right now, only jailbroken devices have access to a patch for the PDF-related display bug.
How do Apple iOS and Google Android stack up on security? Both could take one lesson from RIM, says Symantec security expert.