Mobile Internet Security


National Science Foundation: Time for Web Makeover

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has doled out grants worth up to
$32 million in total to a pack of universities dedicated to rethinking
everything about the Internet from from its core routing system to its
security architecture and addressing the emergence of cloud computing
and an increasingly mobile society. Read the full article. [Computerworld]

Malware Rises With Smartphone Adoption

Researchers are closely watching the rise of malware on Internet-enabled mobile devices. New mobile malware boasts a broad range of functionality, including the
capability to download other malicious files, detect internet
connections or establish new ones, undertake URL redirection and carry
out phishing attacks. Read the full article. [Infosecurity]

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