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Demystifying Mobile Security Attacks


Attacks on your mobile devices and traffic are quickly evolving. Mobile attackers are stealing (hey, it’s what they do) tried and true methods from the “traditional” (wired) world and applying them to the mobile one, as well as coming up with new, never before seen tactics that really take advantage of the new pathways mobile devices offer into an organization’s network.

The following is a quick look at some of the most common types of mobile attacks and what you need to arm yourself with to prevent them.