Enabling Large-Scale Mobility with Security from the Ground Up

by Jaikumar Vijayan
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute pdas and other mobile devices

The adoption of so-called “bring your own device” (BYOD) programs has raised new tensions between IT departments and workers over employer access to personally owned mobile devices. BYOD programs have opened the gates to a range of consumer devices in the workplace, raising concerns over data security and nonstandard access to enterprise applications and data. Meanwhile, employees using personal smartphones and tablets to access line-of-business applications have a tendency to view corporate risk management policies and security controls as restrictive, intrusive and counterproductive .