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Secure enterprise Android productivity: Good for Samsung KNOX paves its way.

The real-time ability to relieve enterprises, organizations and government agencies of past concerns with Android adoption such as rooting, viruses, malware, and more, is henceforth a game-changer for enterprise mobility management (EMM) providers.
Good for Samsung KNOX, merges Good’s app container and broad app ecosystem with the Samsung KNOX enterprise security platform for Android®. 
Connectikpeople.co recalls that, this joint solution aims to create the most secure solution for enterprises and government agencies looking to accelerate their Android programs to drive secure mobile productivity. 
Good for Samsung KNOX can create a Good-Secured Domain within KNOX’s Security-Enhanced Android operating system, where any Good apps, Good-secured apps, or custom apps secured by the Good Dynamics® Secure Mobility Platform reside. Good also provides comprehensive support for KNOX’s extended mobile device management (MDM) API set.

Samba Remote Code Execution Vulnerability and Security Updates for Firefox, Firefox ESR, and Thunderbird.

Connectikpeople.co recalls that, Linux and Unix based operating systems employing Samba versions 3.5.0 through 4.2.0rc4 contain a vulnerability in the Server Message Block daemon (smbd). Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.
Connectikpeople.co recommends users and administrators refer to their respective Linux OS vendor(s) for an appropriate patch if affected. Patches are currently available from Debian, Red Hat, Suse, and Ubuntu. A Samba patch is available for experienced users and administrators to implement.
In the same time, The Mozilla Foundation has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox, Firefox ESR, and Thunderbird. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information or execute arbitrary code on an affected system. Updates available include: Firefox 36Firefox ESR 31.5Thunderbird 31.5Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Sec…

India Tablet and Smart Phone market In Q4 2014.

Overall, the  markets are animated by an encouraging curve. Then Connectikpeople.co can observe that: ·Consumers are driving the wave of adoption of low cost tablets as a preferred mobility solution, ·the share of PC OEMs in the market has grown by more than double year-on-year, ·7 inch tablets placed in less than $150 price band populate the market , ·Android still leads the trend, ·The market is rapidly moving towards 3G connected tablets. Top 3 Vendors include: iBall, Samsung and DATAWIND.
When it comes to Smart Phone Market, the overall mobile phone market generated about 64.3 million units in Q4 2014 ;( drop of 11% over Q3 2014 and an annual drop of 5%). 
Feature Phone to Smart Phone migration trend is clearly visible; 4G handsets are still in single digit. Shipment contribution from vendors like Asus, Microsoft and HTC has witnessed traction in the recent past.
“In the current market scenario there is a drive in demand for products pitched with high specification at low price points, s…