Strategy: Trends in Mobile Device Threats

Apr 11, 2013


Strategy: Trends in Mobile Device Threats

As IT professionals get better and better at securing the network perimeter, cyber attackers are seeking new ways to compromise their targets. Mobile devices are turning out to be rich in opportunities for attackers: Pretty much everyone has one these days, and they’re being used — often without any safeguards or even organizations’ knowledge — to access and store the most sensitive of company data. While there is some debate over the level of threat mobile devices pose to the enterprise, there’s no doubt that the ­level of threat is growing. In this Dark Reading report, we explain how attackers target and ­exploit mobile targets, and why the potential for attack is growing every day. (S6790313)

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