UBM: TECH DIGITAL RESOURCE LIBRARY

Nine Critical Threats Against Mobile Workers

May 22, 2013

Download This white paper seeks to describe nine schemes used by criminal entities targeting employee-owned mobile devices to penetrate the corporate firewall and the risks they pose. The threats discussed here include:

� Malware, trojans and zero-day attacks
� Key loggers
� Compromised Wi-Fi hotspots
� Poisoned DNS
� Malicious and privacy leaking apps
� Jail broken and rooted devices
� Unpatched OS Versions
� Spear phishing
� Advanced persistent threats

In addition, this white paper will discuss the latest strategies to protect against these varied attacks and a road map for reducing the risk unleashed by compromised mobile devices.


Whitepaper