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Security Threats; a Major Concern for Wireless Communication

By CIOReview | Wednesday, April 16, 2014

FREMONT, CA: According to a research conducted by Research and Markets, the Android malware is expected to rise and will be considered most vulnerable operating system for LTE.  With the increase in the mobile data traffic, this can be considered as a serious concern for Android users.

Various security issues need to be considered while deploying a cellular infrastructure. Since Cellular networks have a large number of subscribers, each has to be authenticated to assure right people are using the network. Considering the use of 3G is to enable people to communicate from anywhere in the world, the issue of cross region and cross provider authentication becomes an issue.

Furthermore while chatting and transferring files it is important that the data arrives without any modifications and there is a secure channel in order to transmit information.