Symbol buys into stronger mobile security

Friday, 18 June 2004, 8:38 AM EST

Symbol Technologies Inc. wants to help secure data and applications on handheld devices via the acquisition of Trio Security Inc., a privately held software vendor in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the company announced Thursday.

Symbol, which makes a variety of devices for wireless computing, barcode scanning and other mobile enterprise applications, will integrate Trio features into its mobility software and eventually into its devices, according to Lee Williams, general manager and vice president of Symbol's mobility software division. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

By Stephen Lawson at Info World.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Dec 19th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //