Smartphone_Sensors Blog

How Many Smartphone Sensors Can You Name?

Organizations concerned about sensor abuse are now adopting the Privoro SafeCase, a first-of-its-kind mobile security companion for smartphones that not only provides its own set of trusted sensors but also protects against illicit audio/video capture by hijacked cameras and microphones ... Read More
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Nobody Likes a Smartphone Ban

| | government, Mobile Security
In our discussions with federal employees working under smartphone bans at the Pentagon and other high-value buildings, there’s a common theme that emerges: frustration ... Read More
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How Smartphone Espionage Can Disrupt an Election

The mobile security of political candidates and their staff gets lost in the shuffle when discussing threats to our elections. However, a series of trends point to mobile espionage becoming the next major vehicle for electoral interference. These trends include: The smartphone’s rising importance in conducting the day-to-day business of ... Read More
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Demystifying the Hardware Supply Chain for Smartphones

Earlier this month, a controversial report in Bloomberg Businessweek ignited a larger conversation about a topic that has long been a concern of security professionals: the hacking of the hardware supply chain. The fear of backdoors built into devices isn’t new (see: the blacklisting of Huawei and ZTE products by ... Read More