CSO Online’s CSO’s 2015 Mobile Security Survival Guide is a succinct look at the shift taking place in enterprise mobile management, reflecting the need to simplify and unify the security and management of devices. A shift in focus and simpler but more powerful tools can go a long way to reducing the threats that mobile devices pose to enterprise data security.
As the article points out, part of taking control of mobile security is realizing that mobile devices have been around for a long time - laptops, tablets, smartphones are all mobile devices - and that focusing on the device creates more complication in terms of understanding, managing and scaling your security solution. The Survival Guide lays out 5 core mobile security tenets, including:
The article summarizes several trends and tips for managing mobile security.
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