“The State Department is looking to secure its mobile devices and protect against malicious apps–with an app. The department released a request for on Dec. 20, asking vendors for information about an endpoint protection platform for mobile devices. Responses are due by Jan. 18.”
“As technology advances, and mobile devices increase in on-demand pocket size capability, hackers are getting savvier with how they attack organizations and cybersecurity threats are on the rise,” the RFI notes.”
“To safeguard against these threats it is critical DOS [Department of State] stay on the cutting edge of mobile security practices. It is for this reason DOS is looking to gather information on mobile threat detection solutions through the use of an Endpoint Protection Platform,…” Read the full article here.
Source: State Department Releases RFI for Mobile Security Solution – January 3, 2019. MeriTalk.Tags: State Dept XTRA