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Security Flaw Discovered In Samsung's KNOX For Galaxy S 4 Devices
2013-12-25 04:42:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When people talk about security, Fort Knox - where the nation’s gold reserve is stored - is brought to mind. The Kentucky military base sets the bar high in terms of security, but Samsung’s KNOX security system for its Galaxy S4 is another story altogether. Samsung introduced KNOX as a secure BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) platform at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) trade show in Barcelona Spain in February. KNOX was designed to...

2011-07-01 12:17:00

FORT KNOX, Ky., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) have renewed their mutual commitment to helping prepare today's youth to become tomorrow's leaders. Through its sponsorship of LULAC's 82nd Annual Convention and Exposition - from June 27 to July 1 in Cincinnati, Ohio - the Army collaborated with LULAC representatives to develop strategies and help prepare U.S. Hispanics - the nation's fastest growing ethnicity - for personal...

2011-02-28 05:00:00

FORT KNOX, Ky., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Army Accessions Command today launched an iPhone application and a mobile website as part of its Army Strong Stories blogging and storytelling platform. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110228/CG55390-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110228/CG55390-b) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110228/CG55390-c) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110228/CG55390-d) As a natural extension of the...

2010-09-17 07:00:00

FORT KNOX, Ky., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army today reinforced its ongoing support for Hispanic higher education through its sponsorship of the 2010 Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Annual Conference. At the conference - Sept. 18-20 in San Diego -Army will meet with HACU officials and other academic leaders and educators to address their common goal of increasing opportunities and resources for Hispanic students to pursue a college education. Attended by...

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