The BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) trend is fast gaining acceptance in organizations bringing with it benefits of enhanced productivity, cost-effectiveness and increased employee satisfaction. However, the risks associated with connecting employee-owned devices to corporate networks continue to remain a major cause for concern among corporate security professionals. Instances of personal mobile devices corrupted by malware and intercepted by hackers and eavesdroppers are now a regular occurrence. As enterprises consider how to confidently embrace "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) and safely empower mobile users to securely engage with the enterprise, it is only natural that executives are under pressure to adopt an innovative security approach that protects the entire work environment.
This paper shares a unique, innovative approach to help organizations address today's mobile security vulnerabilities and the security risks associated with BYOD. It impresses the importance of protecting mission-critical data from the data center all the way to the mobile device. Moreover, it highlights the need for a reliable mobile security solution that follows the user and one that is not limited to the device.