Have You Thought About these 4 BYOD Risks and Concerns?

Have You Thought About these 4 BYOD Risks and Concerns?

BYOD programs have earned noteworthy popularity in the past few years. Top motivations to adopt BYOD are:  employee satisfaction, increased employee mobility, increased productivity, and reduced IT cost. BYOD programs give significant power to the employees – they can now control and decide from where to work, which devices to use and can even choose a convenient time to work.

But, “with great power comes great responsibility.” Despite the advantages, there are plenty of risks that pose a burden on an organization’s assets.

Bring your Own Device brings its own risks too and these BYOD risks affect both employers and the employees, […] Read more

5 Tips for Securing DeX in Mobile-Only Workforces

5 Tips for Securing DeX in Mobile-Only Workforces

Samsung DeX offers the opportunity for enterprises to take “mobile-only” to the office, by offering a desktop-like experience on a smartphone. When docked with a screen, keyboard and mouse at someone’s desk, smartphones with DeX deliver a desktop-style UI, shifting back instantly when unplugged and carried away.

The possibilities are intriguing for IT managers looking to simplify and reduce the number of desktops and laptops. But DeX raises another question: what about security?

The short answer is, it shouldn’t matter. The smartphone doesn’t change because you stick a keyboard on it, so whatever security configuration and risk mitigation strategy you’ve designed for a CYOD deployment doesn’t […] Read more