Business has become more and more energetic, so much so that many have to work on the go. This is where many rely heavily on mobile devices. Many businesses will give phones to employees so they can liaise with the office as and when required. The mobile devices can also be used to view data that is held in the cloud.
As much as it’s convenient to have data with you while mobile, it is vital that the devices are kept secure. Many think it’s only laptops and desktops that are open to attack, but the same can now be said for mobile devices.
Online hackers will always look for new ways to gain access to a user’s data. This can be as simple as losing the phone, or a rogue app being installed that collects data in the background. [Read more…]