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  • The use of mobile credentials is on the rise, but can they be secured?

    By Grant Hatchimonji | 03 June, 2014 05:05

    Given the current prevalence of mobile devices, especially smartphones, it comes as no surprise that they are becoming more and more entwined with everyday aspects of our lives. We don't just use them to make calls, to text, or to browse the internet anymore. We can use them to do just about anything, and that includes using them as a means to provide our credentials.

  • iOS vs. Android: Which is more secure?

    By George V. Hulme | 29 January, 2014 14:28 | 1 Comment

    With millions of new iOS and Android devices pouring into the enterprise every quarter, it's important to know just how much risk these devices bring - and if one mobile operating system has an edge over another when it comes to securing enterprise applications and data.

  • Hong Kong 2013: privacy issues go public

    By Computerworld Hong Kong staff | 10 December, 2013 23:25

    Computerworld Hong Kong took an in-depth look at the top ten events that shook the local and global IT world in 2013.

  • Tech Titans Talk: The IDG Enterprise Interview Series

    By CIO | 17 May, 2013 14:15

    In the IDG Enterprise Interview Series, you'll hear from technology CIOs and CEOs on today's burgeoning trends, ongoing headaches and upcoming product plans. Check out this informative series from IDG Enterprise Chief Content Officer John Gallant and his team of editors.

  • Mobile attacks top the list of 2013 security threats

    By Thor Olavsrud | 09 January, 2013 14:25

    For years, information security experts have predicted a spike in mobile malware. Will 2013 be the year of mobile attacks? And what other security threats are on the horizon?

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Warning: Tips for secure mobile holiday shopping

I’m dating myself, but I remember when holiday shopping involved pouring through ads in the Sunday paper, placing actual phone calls from tethered land lines to research product stock and availability, and actually driving places to pick things up. Now, holiday shoppers can do all of that from a smartphone or tablet in a few seconds, but there are some security pitfalls to be aware of.