A key congressional intelligence committee has opened an investigation into national security threats posed by Chinese-owned telecommunications companies...
Verizon Wireless is denying reports that it uses software from Carrier IQ to track the behavior of its customers.
Security was heavy at Stanford University as some of Silicon Valley's elite gathered for a private memorial for Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
SAN DIEGO—LightSquared hasn't even received FCC clearance for its wholesale LTE network, but already the company is having an effect on the wireless industry.
A document obtained by the ACLU shows for the first time how the four largest cell phone companies in the U.S. treat data about their subscribers' calls, text messages, Web surfing and approximate locations.
Wanted: experienced security professional. Must have plan to thwart Chinese counterfeiters, protect secret blueprints from spies and keep workers from leaving super-secret unreleased smartphones behind in bars.
Wireless Week this week spoke with Gregg Riddle, who advocates for public safety workers from his post as president of APCO International. What follows is an edited transcript of the discussion.
Prison inmates' illegal use of contraband cell phones is on the rise and poses a major security threat to prison officials and the public...
The San Francisco transit commute went smoothly for the first Monday in two weeks as demonstrators stayed away from train platforms...
Nokia Corp. says hackers have breached the security on its developer community discussion site.
If the city was already installing a wireless network to run its video cameras, why not use the opportunity to upgrade the rest of its infrastructure?
The hurricane poses a major threat to wireless networks, which are vulnerable to high winds, rain, power outages and flooding.
No one can fully prepare for a tower site accident or employee fatality. One is too many for our industry or for any business, for that matter. Last year alone, there were seven tower technician fatalities.
Computer hackers can force some cars to unlock their doors and start their engines without a key by sending specially crafted messages to a car's anti-theft system.
CTIA is warning consumers of an e-mail scam that uses its logo.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced his five-step action plan to chart the transition to Next Generation 911 (NG911) services.
Facebook is working hard to bring two of the social network's mobile popular security tools to mobile – social reporting and the ability to reset passwords.
AT&T is getting serious about hackers who try to listen in on other people's voicemail by requiring new subscribers to set up Password Protect...
Just in time for this week's 2011 Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, Lookout Mobile Security is sharing some disturbing trends in smartphone security.
Wireless operators have eight years to make location tracking during E911 calls more accurate under new FCC regulations published yesterday.
Legislation setting the stage for the creation of a national public safety network and for allowing the FCC to sell off television spectrum landed in Congress on Monday.
Cell phone use and texting while driving have been listed as the top causes of distracted driving in a new report released Thursday...
The voicemail tampering scandal engulfing Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid demonstrates not only the vulnerability of phone networks...
A new security hole has opened up in Apple Inc.'s iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices...