A day in the life of mobile data

Allen, Martin
December 2005
Management Services;Winter2005, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p14
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of mobile devices to corporations. It relates a story wherein an employee's negligence of securing company data can result to planned or opportunistic theft. Mobile devices are a significant, increasing, and productive part of the information infrastructure of modern enterprises. However, greater efficiency in the field carries an increased risk of compromising sensitive and confidential information through carelessness or opportunistic theft. Even the best employees cannot efficiently protect the company's data, so the organization must provide an adequate security system which automatically protects information in accordance with central policies.


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