The Shape of Data Protection: Mobile Device Management Intersects the Security Dome

The explosion in wireless technology and applications, smart portable devices, and the Internet of Things (IoT) has made our lives easier, businesses more productive, and access to data and each other ubiquitous. But, that same explosion brought with it increased opportunities for hacks, malware, data leakage, skimming, shimming, and eavesdropping at levels never seen before, leaving enterprises looking for ways to protect themselves.

On the Road from BYOD […]

Bluesnarfing: The Modern-Day Security Vulnerability in a Wireless and Mobile World

Once known as the next big thing in wireless communication since the invention of mobile phones, Bluetooth technology has since gained a reputation as one of the gaping barriers in mobile and wireless device security — almost as bad as public Wi-Fi access points.

This may seem like a bum rap for Bluetooth. The advanced technology makes it possible for the visually and motion-impaired […]

Why You May Need to Rethink Your IoT Security Plan

Traditional cybersecurity methods are still, to this day, playing catch-up. The warning signs were there years ago, and the IoT (Internet of Things) is following the same path. 4,000 IoT security attacks, or around 170 per hour, breach enterprises each day. 54% of those attacks are unsolved and typically stem from poor BYOD protocols. Despite that, we’re still unconvinced. So what’s the big deal with IoT security?

Enterprise companies […]

To Stay in Business, You Need Physical Cybersecurity

Security cameras watching pedestrians: Cybersecurity

Physical cybersecurity: It’s the new hot-button topic making its way into security news feeds. So why are companies intent on ignoring the warning signs? Efforts to outsmart hackers need to adapt, and quickly.

We know cybersecurity is still under heavy containment. Why? Because security teams weren’t ready for its impact, now or in the past.

Travel back to 1988, when the Morris worm attached […]

Sysorex Rebrands to Inpixon, Signifying Increased Focus on Indoor Positioning Analytics

Delivers GPS for the indoors; Harnesses powerful analytics to modernize the brick-and-mortar market; Creates security dome to keep unauthorized devices off the enterprise premises 

PALO ALTO, CA, March 1, 2017 – Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) today announced that it has re-branded the organization to Inpixon. The Company’s common stock will begin trading on The Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) under its new name and the trading symbol “INPX” effective with the market opening on March 1, 2017. The name […]

Freedom On The Go

BYOD juggleWhether your company has a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy established or not, employees are accessing corporate content on personal devices. And now, they’re doing so on the go. This should be seen as a step in the right direction as the ability to store and sync content from one device to another creates a collaborative, in-sync mobile workplace. However, it also creates new viable […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:54-07:00September 24th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , |

Right here, right now

lostThere is a lot going on. A LOT.

Last week I stayed in New York City for the Good Exchange and I needed a place to get dinner. Beyond the old-school method of asking the hotel desk for recommendations, I had the world of mobile and social media in my purse. Although GPS didn’t work so well in the city, the location-based applications still proved useful.

Years ago, I […]

By |2017-04-27T03:16:00-07:00June 13th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |