Posts Tagged ‘Policy Point’
From paying for parking to store purchases, the mobile wallet will play a big role in this holiday season. Protect the valuable information your wireless device holds by following some simple tips.
With our continued dependence on mobile applications in our everyday lives, it’s inevitable that businesses develop apps to make their employees more productive and improve relationships with their customers. Regardless of a company’s size and function, enterprise mobile apps represent a unique challenge for IT professionals, who must strike a balance between security and usability.
The U.S. wireless industry is actively protecting consumers from mobile malware such as spyware, viruses and other malicious attacks, and those measures as well as tips on what consumers can do to protect their personal information are covered in this month’s Policy Point.
This month’s Policy Point focuses on the Child Online Protection Act, or COPPA, which sets rules on what websites and apps can and cannot collect as well as requiring parental notification along the way. While COPPA was recently updated to reflect the changes in technology, CTIA and the wireless industry proactively developed best practices, tools [...]
In this month’s Policy Point, we look at how mobile banking applications are helping Americans who either don’t have bank accounts or don’t have adequate access to their banks so they can cash checks, transfer funds and access account information anywhere and anytime. Thanks to mobile banking, these users are able to save thousands of [...]
As more employees want to use their personal devices for work, IT professionals face the challenges of meeting the employees’ demands and the needs of the companies to secure and protect their information and their networks. In this month’s Policy Point, we take a look at this issue and how IT professionals are meeting the [...]
This month’s Policy Point looks at how input from searches or data from monthly bills is helping health researchers and experts to identify epidemics in real-time.
CTIA’s Vice President of Technology and Cybersecurity John Marinho explains how the wireless industry is working to protect its customers and networks from cyberthieves. Also included in this month’s Policy Point is information on how consumers can protect their personal information from thieves by using passwords and PINs and apps to remotely lock, track and [...]