How can I protect myself?
\nDevice manufacturers and wireless service providers need to provide a security update that would fully protect your device from vulnerabilities like Certifi-gate. Until an update is received, Check Point recommends taking several steps to mitigate the risk:
What other solutions are available to help mitigate these risks?
\nAlso announced Thursday was Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention, an innovative mobile security solution enterprises can use to battle today’s mobile threat environment effectively, including new and previously unknown threats like Certifi-gate. The solution delivers a complete platform for stopping mobile threats on iOS and Android, and delivers real-time threat intelligence into an organization’s existing security and mobility infrastructures for even greater visibility.
Learn more about Mobile Threat Prevention at http://www.checkpoint.com/mobilesecurity.\n
How can I learn more about Certifi-gate?
\nThe Check Point mobile threat research team has compiled a report that includes a detailed analysis of Certifi-gate, how it works, and how you can protect your data. Click here to download the report.
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