Bibliography for Chapter 4 -Security While Out And About

4.1 Introduction

  1. Alcorn, Angela. “8 Crucial Things You Should Know Before Travelling Abroad With Your Phone, Tablet, Or Laptop.” MakeUseOf. 23 Aug. 2012. <http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/8-crucial-travelling-phone-tablet-laptop/>.
  2. Anon. “Mobile Malware Plays Hide and Seek.” Data Protection Center. 26 June 2013. <http://www.dataprotectioncenter.com/antivirus/mcafee/mobile-malware-plays-hide-and-seek/>.
  3. Bay, Carolyn. “Mobile Security – Tips for Frequent Travelers.” IT Security Column. Sept. 2012. <http://www.itscolumn.com/2012/09/mobile-security-tips-for-frequent-travelers/>.
  4. Goodchild, Joan. “Gallery: Telltale Signs of ATM Skimming.” CSO. 11 June 2013. <http://www.csoonline.com/slideshow/detail/105452/Gallery–Telltale-signs-of-ATM-skimming>.
  5. Lovejoy, Ben. “Why You Don’t Want to Use the Default Password for Your IPhone Personal Hotspot.” 9to5Mac. 19 June 2013. <http://9to5mac.com/2013/06/19/why-you-dont-want-to-use-the-default-password-for-your-iphone-personal-hotspot/>.
  6. Nguyen, Peter. “Security Measures You Must Take To Secure Your Mobile Device.” HotSpot Shield. 5 Sept. 2013. <http://blog.hotspotshield.com/2013/09/05/securing-mobile-devices/>.
  7. Pinola, Melanie. “Don’t Give Stores Your ZIP Code Unless You Want Their Junk Mail.” Lifehacker. 19 June 2013.  <http://lifehacker.com/dont-give-stores-your-zip-code-unless-you-want-their-j-514295791>.

4.2 Be vigilant when on the go

  1. David. “How to Safeguard Against ATM Skimmers.” Personal Security Blog. 31 Mar. 2013. <http://www.personalsecurityblog.com/atm-skimmers/>.
  2. Krebs, Brian. “Don’t Get Sucker Pumped.” Krebs on Security. 13 July 2013. <http://krebsonsecurity.com/2013/07/dont-get-sucker-pumped/>.

4.3 Take precautions on public networks (sections on Mac, Android, iOS)

  1. Bhardwaj, Julian. “What Is Your Phone Saying behind Your Back?Naked Security. 2 Oct. 2012. <http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/10/02/what-is-your-phone-saying-behind-your-back/>.
  2. Geier, Eric. “Here’s What an Eavesdropper Sees When You Use an Unsecured Wi-Fi Hotspot.” PCWorld. 28 June 2013. <http://www.pcworld.com/article/2043095/heres-what-an-eavesdropper-sees-when-you-use-an-unsecured-wi-fi-hotspot.html>.
  3. Horowitz, Michael. “Wi-Fi’s Dirty Secret of Evil Twins.” Computerworld. 12 June 2013. <http://blogs.computerworld.com/wireless-networking/22323/wi-fis-dirty-secret-evil-twins>.
  4. Richardson, Denise. “Before Connecting to an Unsecured Wireless Network Consider the Risks.” Give Me Back My Credit. 31 May 2011. <http://www.givemebackmycredit.com/blog/2011/05/before-connecting-to-an-unsecured-wireless-network-consider-the-risks-video.html>.

4.4 Don’t do anything important on public computers

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4.5 Use Virtual Private Networking

  1. Anon. “Symantec Launches VPN Service To Protect Mobile Users.” SecurityWeek. 9 Oct. 2012. <http://www.securityweek.com/symantec-launches-vpn-service-protect-mobile-users>.
  2. Dube, Ryan. “How To Connect To Your Work VPN With Your Android Tablet.” MakeUseOf. 3 Jan. 2013. <http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-connect-to-your-work-vpn-with-your-tablet-android/>.
  3. Etherington, Darrell. “Hotspot Shield Crosses 10M Installations On Android And IOS, Showing Strong Appetite For Mobile VPN.” TechCrunch. 21 May 2013. <http://techcrunch.com/2013/05/21/hotspot-shield-crosses-10m-installations-on-android-and-ios-showing-strong-appetite-for-mobile-vpn/>.
  4. Hoffman, Chris. “How to Connect to a VPN on Android.” HowTo Geek. 27 Jan. 2013. <http://www.howtogeek.com/135036/how-to-connect-to-a-vpn-on-android/>.
  5. Khalid, Hamza. “Onavo Protect Takes The VPN Route To Make Browsing Safe On IPhone.” AddictiveTips. 3 May 2013. <http://www.addictivetips.com/ios/onavo-protect-takes-the-vpn-route-to-make-browsing-safe-on-iphone/>.
  6. Kuriakose, Dhiya. “ITwin Connect ‘Breaks’ Apart to Protect Your Privacy.” Mashable. 11 June 2013. <http://mashable.com/2013/06/11/itwin-connect-2/>.
  7. Lee, Joel. “5 Great Free VPN Services Compared: Which Is Fastest?MakeUseOf. 26 June 2013. <http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-great-free-vpn-services-compared-which-is-fastest/>.
  8. Salmi, Deborah. “Encrypt Unsecured Wi-Fi for Apple IOS.” Avast! Blog. 17 Jan. 2013. <https://blog.avast.com/2013/01/17/encrypt-unsecured-wi-fi-for-apple-ios/>.
  9. Salmi, Deborah. “Six Reasons to Use Avast! SecureLine VPN When Traveling.” Avast! Blog. 18 July 2013. <https://blog.avast.com/2013/07/18/six-reasons-to-use-avast-secureline-vpn-when-traveling/>.