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By Michael Cobb Get Started Sep 06, 2016

Improving Android device security for enterprises with Android N

Android device security is getting a boost with its newest version, Android N. Expert Michael Cobb explains the effects on enterprise users, and the changes in encryption. Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

Aug 05, 2016

Managing Android devices in the enterprise

This article in our Royal Holloway security series focuses on two approaches to securely managing Android mobile devices in the enterprise: mobile device management (MDM) and mobile application management (MAM). Continue Reading

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By Michael Heller News Dec 02, 2016

Android app security tested by malware and vulnerabilities

Android app security is under attack this week with vulnerabilities in the popular app, AirDroid, and malware that steals Google account authentication tokens. Continue Reading

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By Jack Wallen Evaluate Sep 26, 2016

How has Android Nougat security improved?

As Android Nougat starts hitting devices, some IT admins may be dreading the rollout. But new and improved security features make the new OS much more palatable. Continue Reading

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By Michael Heller News Nov 21, 2016

Android backdoor discovered in firmware for budget devices

A new Android backdoor leaves as many as 3 million users vulnerable, and one expert said enterprises must be careful about using budget devices. Continue Reading

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By Peter Loshin News Nov 16, 2016

Android spyware detected in wild being used by government

Researchers discover Italian-sourced Android spyware linked to Hacking Team, but it could be the work of another surveillance software vendor. Continue Reading

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By Michael Heller News Nov 09, 2016

Google releases supplemental Android patch for Dirty COW

Google released an Android patch for the Dirty COW vulnerability, but the fix won't be part of a mandatory security update until December. Continue Reading

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By Eddie Lockhart Evaluate Nov 09, 2016

Android and iOS unveil more enterprise-focused features

Google and Apple have the enterprise in their crosshairs with their newest mobile OSes. Android 7.0 Nougat tightens security, and iOS 10 boasts new business-focused features. Continue Reading

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By Jack Wallen Evaluate Oct 31, 2016

How Nougat sweetens Android for Work security features

IT admins that are hesitant to support Android devices may change their minds with Nougat, which makes several security improvements, especially in Android for Work. Continue Reading

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By Peter Loshin News Oct 07, 2016

October's Android Security Bulletin patches 78 vulnerabilities

Google patches 78 vulnerabilities, including half a dozen critical flaws -- but none exploited in the wild -- in two patch levels in October's Android Security Bulletin. Continue Reading