Here are some links to additional information about using iPhones/iPad in the government and the military. Might give some additional ideas about what’s possible with the iPhones and iPads.
- a December 2010 article about the Army’s usage of smartphones.
- a December 2011 article about a NIST project to certify iPhones as an approved alternate storage devices for HSPD-12 credentials.
- Apple has received preliminary (level 1) certification for FIPS 140-2, the review for full level 2 FIP 140-2 certification is in progress. Several iOS apps which utilize crypto (including the GOOD Mobile Device Management product) have already received certification for their software implementations.
- DISA (military) has released an “Interim Security Configuration Guide” for iOS Devices. Additional information available here.