DISA has plans to manage and monitor a million cellphones and other mobile gadgets.
IT shops all over the federal community are fighting back, by hiring mobile security firms to keep the bad guys out.
The Air Traffic Organization is in the middle of one of the largest pilots in government testing mobile computing devices. ATO CIO Steve Cooper said business organizations must have a valid need to use the devices. Cooper said ATO will test other mobile devices this spring.
The increased use of mobile technology is causing federal IT professionals to look at all options in managing these new devices. What should be the policy for your agency? Karim Toubba, vice president at Juniper, discusses these issues. April 5,2011
Gwynne Kostin, director of Mobile, Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies of GSA, explains how employees can overcome some of the biggest challenges to mobile technologies.
The National Security Agency is testing a new IT architecture for securing data on mobile devices.
It’s not only your smart phone that’s at risk. Malware can also infect basic cell phones. Many of the threats stem from SMS Trojans, which can send messages to premium rate numbers without your knowledge.
The release of the iPad2 – Apple’s latest version of its tablet computer – is not just hype but a sign of an increasingly mobile federal workforce.
For cybersecurity, your biggest vulnerability just might be right there in your hand – your mobile devices.
A few agency CIO’s have bought onto the idea of employee-owned cell phones and laptops. But what are the pitfalls?