Category Archives: Summer 2012 Edition

How to Have a Safe & Secure Summer

Couple on vacation, taking a picture of selves in front of Eiffel TowerSome tips from ISG about keeping safe and secure when you’re out and about this summer.

Be smart about that phone

If you’re like a growing number of people, you have a smartphone that goes everywhere you do, and when you travel, you carry it in pocket or purse along with other essentials such as your drivers license and/or passport.  Unfortunately, if you’re also like a lot of people, chances are good that you’ll  lose that phone.

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Securing Your Mobile Device Apps

Close up of buttons on face of smartphone for internet, mail, people and voicemailMobile devices have become one of the primary tools we use in both our personal and professional lives. One of the things that makes mobile devices so powerful is that there are thousands of apps we can select from and use.

However, with the tremendous power and flexibility of apps come a number of risks you must be aware of. In this newsletter we cover the dangers of mobile device apps and how you can install, use, and maintain them securely.

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Whadda You Know?

Sample questions from quiz about "smishing"After reading the newsletter, take this short quiz (only 5 questions) to see what you learned. All answers can be found in the articles. Those scoring 100% will be entered in a raffle for a Bookstore gift certificate. Deadline for submissions is June 8th at noon, with the drawing later that day.  One entry per person please.

Though the quiz is now closed for entries, feel free to give it a try and see how you do:  SecureIT quiz