As mobility grows in the workplace, so do challenges from managing bandwidth and device access to handling the most pressing concerns of security. The 2017 Mobile Security Report
focuses on these security challenges and offers fresh insights on the state of mobile threats and solutions.
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Highlights from the report:
- The dramatic growth of mobile devices is driving an increase in cybercrime, from stolen identities to major data breaches. Forty-seven percent of respondents observe either a moderate rise (30%) or significant rise (17%) in mobile device threats. Very few respondents (14%) see modest or significant decreases in mobile threats
- The impact of mobile threats is being felt in terms of added helpdesk workload and associated cost (26%), need for additional IT resources to manage mobile security (21%), and reduced employee productivity (12%).
- As mobility and BYOD initiatives grow in the workplace, so do security concerns. Of biggest concern related to BYOD is data leakage or loss (69%), download of unsafe applications or content (64%), and the introduction of malware into the organization’s IT environment (63%).