Updated Mar. 24, 2012 at 10:28 a.m.

Premium Lock IBM: Hackers target 'cloud,' social media, mobile

Published: 2012-03-23 07:55:00
Updated: 2012-03-24 10:28:56

Mobile hacker threats increase "An increase in mobile operating system exploits in 2011 due to an uptick in malicious activity targeting mobile devices. Because of the two-tiered relationship between phone end users, telecommunications companies, and mobile operating system vendors, disclosed mobile vulnerabilities can remain unpatched on phones for an extended period of time, providing a large window of opportunity to attackers," IBM reports. Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

Think "cloud computing" is automatically safe for your company's data? Think your personal information can't be hacked at social media sites? You're wrong, says new X-Force security report from Big Blue. While spam and other security threats are declining, hackers are looking for new targets of opportunity....

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