The problem of mobile devices security

Teresa Mendyk-Krajewska, Zygmunt Mazur


This paper presents the issue of security of mobile devices used to connect with internet with the emphasis on the devices designed for cellular network. The types of the devices and their system software have also been discussed and the types of threats, the scale of problem have been described. The paper provides examples of threats and presents tools to protect such systems.


network security; mobile devices

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