Issue No. 03 - May-June (2012 vol. 16)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2012.54
<p>Given the increasing importance mobile devices play in critical applications, including finance and healthcare, how to instill a culture of security and best practices in disclosing weak spots in Internet-enabled mobile communications is paramount. However, two recently uncovered security flaws demonstrate the confusion surrounding who's responsible for patching weaknesses and alerting the public to security vulnerabilities.</p>
mobile computing, security, Internet, smartphones, mobile security
G. Goth, "Mobile Security Issues Come to the Forefront," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 16, no. , pp. 7-9, 2012.