Wednesday, December 31, 2008

More 2009 Security Predictions

"Host-based security becomes the focus for 2009. The imminent release of Windows 7 and the continued interest in Mac OS and Linux as alternative desktops are once again focusing attention on operating-system and endpoint security.

"Mobile security concerns and solutions continue apace. The Android and iPhone platforms continue to grow, and with them comes an ecosystem of independent application developers. With mobile devices truly becoming "platforms" for all kinds of new applications, security issues are not far behind. 2009 could be the year of the first widespread security scare on a mobile platform. Perhaps a rogue application? A Trojan?"

More at ComputerWorld...

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