Carnegie Mellon University

Mobile Device Security Exhibit Hall Participating Entities

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Join the Information Security Office in the Mobile Device Security exhibit hall at the University Center Rangos Ballroom, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., for a unique opportunity to experience the latest mobile device security features and to learn about research conducted at Carnegie Mellon on Google Glass.  Each of the thirteen participating entities will maintain a table and is prepared to answer questions, showcase mobile device security applications and generate a dialogue around the secure use of mobile devices.

The majority of the participating entities will also present for 15 minutes on security and privacy topics related to mobile devices. Refreshments will be available and attendees can scan their university ID cards for a chance to win prizes like a Chromebook, HTC One Smartphone, a Wahoo Fitness strap and more.

Participating Entity
Presentation Time
Sprint 11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Sprint will showcase a complete mobility management solution. This solution includes deployment, configuration, security, applications & content, monitoring & management, as well as support.
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
T-Mobile will briefly cover TMO Network Security (e.g. authentication and authorization, GSM standards, packet encryption/algo, WiFi and SIM); smart device native security (e.g. device level protection, locate my device apps, kernel level security); application and additional access level security (e.g. MDM, certificates, wireless AVPN, WiFi, GPS location tools, content protection) and best practice recommendations.
Wombat Security
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wombat Security will showcase its training platform and walk the audience through the Mobile Security training module.
Verizon 12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Verizon will talk about mobile device security, authentication features, backup and its cloud services.


12:15 p.m. -

12:30 p.m.

Members of the Association for Computing Machinery, a chapter at Carnegie Mellon University, will showcase one or two of the Mobile Device security projects they are working on.

12:30 p.m. -

12:45 p.m.
Most criminals today don't want your mobile device. They want the information that is in it and passes through it. They will do whatever it takes to get access to the information and they have a lot of tools at their disposal. How do you protect yourself when the attacks don't look like attacks anymore? Symantec will answer that question and much more. 
Dell 12:45 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Dell will present its work on Dell Mobility Solutions with an emphasis on management, application development and deployment in a university setting.
Google Glass
1:00 p.m.  - 1:15 p.m.
A CyLab researcher will show what Google Glass offers, how it works and what the potential privacy issues may be.
Apple 1:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Apple will present an overview of security technologies built into Macs, iPads and iPhones such as disk encryption, user privacy protection and the revolutionary new Touch ID feature of the iPhone 5s.
AT&T 1:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. AT&T will speak about device performance checks, support, configuration and diagnostics as well as application deployment.
Carnegie Mellon University Police 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Carnegie Mellon University Police members will be available for laptop and tablet registration. This is an opportunity for university members to register their laptops and tablets with the University Police as a tracking mechanism in the event of loss or theft.
Information Security Office 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The Information Security Office staff aims to generate a dialogue about mobile device security, mobile device guidelines and best practice recommendations.