Blackjacking: Security Threats to Blackberry, PDA's, and by Daniel V. Hoffman

By Daniel V. Hoffman

This present day, it's virtually most unlikely to do enterprise and not using a mobile phone and a BlackBerry or PDA. those units are the lifeline for corporations huge and small-and no one is aware this larger than a hacker. usually, defense for cellular units has held a low precedence. Now, a professional moral hacker explains during this e-book why this needs to swap and the way to alter it. jam-packed with sobering examples of exact assaults, this distinctive source exhibits you the way to mount your counterattack.

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Well, let’s say that a vulnerability comes out that can exploit a Symbian-based phone. There’s a fix and a way to address the problem. If you don’t know what a Symbian-based phone is and which phones use the Symbian OS, then that can make the task a bit more difficult. The other result is that this section can, in a way, act as a buyers’ guide. I found it pretty difficult to get my arms around the different products out there, so I had to create my own guide. BlackBerrys You see them everywhere and everyone is asking for them.

They can view and edit Office documents and have robust functionality. The 700p contains a good amount more RAM than the 650. The available service providers for each model are: ■■ ■■ Treo 700p ■■ Sprint ■■ Verizon Wireless Treo 650 ■■ Cingular Wireless ■■ Sprint ■■ Verizon Wireless The Treo 650 also has unlocked GSM Cell Phones It is important to remember that cell phones also need to be protected as mobile devices. Clearly, there are tons and tons of cell phones available in the market today.

Some are consumer-based, some are for small- and medium-sized businesses, and some are for the enterprise. Something to keep in mind is that just because a BlackBerry is coined as being for consumers or small business, that doesn’t mean that it can’t be utilized in the enterprise. BlackBerry Business Phones One category that Research in Motion (RIM — the company that owns the BlackBerry name) uses themselves is BlackBerry business phones. Per BlackBerry, “BlackBerry business phones provide the best wireless email and data experience for users who prefer a smaller handset design.

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