Did you know smartphones sales have increased by as much as 63% since 2010? Just about everyone has some sort of mobile device, and more and more employers are encouraging, and sometimes even pressuring, employees to bring their smartphones to work. What employers fail to realize is, allowing employees to use their own smartphones and mobile devices at work puts private company data at risk. How?
Lack of Necessary Protection
Using personal smartphones or mobile devices increases employee productivity, and even encourages them to check company email outside of work. Businesses are jumping at these opportunities, doing whatever it takes for a few hours of inexpensive labor. Companies are not implementing necessary precautions and protective measures. In fact, as many as 71% of employers all