Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
Internet Protocol Version 6: IPv6 for Consumers
July 16, 2014 (Updated)
What is IPv6? In order to connect devices over the Internet, each device must have an Internet...
Stolen and Lost Wireless Devices
April 10, 2012 (Published)
The theft of wireless devices, particularly smartphones, is sharply on the rise across the country...
June 27, 2011 (Published)
The Commission's prohibition against the broadcast of hoaxes is set forth at Section 73.1217 of the...
Secure Web Navigation and Transactions
May 26, 2011 (Published)
Tips for Securing Your Online Surfing and Transactions Anti-virus and firewall programs protect...
Cybersecurity Tips For International Travelers
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
Be Aware1. When traveling internationally, in addition to taking your passport, take...
The Open Internet
May 24, 2011 (Published)
Background One of the most important features of the Internet is its openness: It uses free,...
Protecting Your Wireless Network
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Benefits and Risks of a Wireless Network Many consumers and small businesses use wireless (Wi-Fi)...
Protecting Children from Objectionable Content on Wireless Devices
May 17, 2011 (Published)
Background Increasingly, people of all ages are using wireless phones and devices for...
March 31, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers have informed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that they have...