Mobile Device Management

BYOD Dos and Dont's Report

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10 DO BUDGET FOR ADDITIONAL COMPLEXITY AND SECURITY COSTS Addi onal complexity from more devices, opera ng systems and security risks present new challenges that managers at all organiza ons need to plan for in their budgets. Malware and viruses on smartphones are increasing. Spyware can steal personal informa on and send it to cyber criminals. Malware can instruct a device to dial premium 900 numbers and new viruses target data on devices. Costs to provide security and help desk support are higher than planned as more employees use a wider range of devices and applica ons. Trying to solve BYOD problems with endpoint protec on so ware, policy enforcement and data leak preven on so ware may work for most corporate IT, but it doesn't work with telecommunica ons. Also, there is the issue of runaway mobile service expenses. BYOD programs for telecommunica ons present thousands of varia ons of smartphone opera ng systems and applica ons. WHY ARE COSTS RISING? 30% 50% 60% 100% $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ More devices to manage Addi onal security challenges with BYOD New and increasing security challenges UNRELATED to BYOD More complexity, more diversity with devices, iOS

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