The bug, "Shellshock," could "wreak havoc" with operating systems, says one expert.
This deal is part of Intel's attempt to make inroads into a mobile market dominated by rivals.
The Department of Homeland Security warns there has been a rise in "computer network exploitation and disruption by disgruntled or former employees."
As treasurers' security concerns over corporate mobile banking diminish, banks are found lagging behind in their product rollouts.
Sharing sensitive financial data in a secure manner is an increasingly thorny challenge.
Among the points to remember: your information network will most certainly be compromised.
By beefing up security on mobile wallet transactions, Apple wins fee discounts from credit card issuers.
News sources are reporting that American Express, Visa and MasterCard might be teaming with Apple to create a market-changing mobile wallet.
A report by Good Technology shows mobile apps gaining traction in the enterprise, and Android devices becoming more popular with business users.
For global companies that aren't in the one-time 'Dark Continent,' perhaps now is a good time to look into it.