2 11, 2016

Cybersecurity Tips for Employees Series (Week 5): Mobile Security

Mobile Security

Mobile security is increasingly becoming a big concern as more and more companies adopt Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) environments, which allow end users to connect to corporate networks through their own (often multiple) devices. Even in cases where a business does not offer BYOD, end users often find a way to log onto

9 09, 2016

VDI – What you need to know

Desktops computers or colloquially FAT Clients are an awful, wasteful way to enable workforce productivity. With failing disk drives, space consumption, security defeating features, and the never ending upgrades to cater for the endless specification creep of software, people with larger desktop fleets have had no other choice but to look to alternatives.

3 08, 2016

Endpoint Security Management: Securing Today’s Perimeterless Networks

Growing mobile device usage requires comprehensive endpoint device security management.

As the variety of ways workers connect together and to the internet to work expands, so do the steps needed to be taken to ensure those connections are secure and not a risk to your business.

Employees are increasingly using mobile devices to connect to the corporate network which puts pressure on your IT to provide a method for endpoint security and device management that makes sense to the mobile worker and your business.

27 07, 2016

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policy: The Pros and Cons

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) The Pros and Cons There are many benefits of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD). These include reduced cost of equipment to the business, increased employee satisfaction and efficiencies, less office space required (should the employee be truly mobile) as well as a decrease in the burden on IT support staff as the employee maintains their own equipment.

Unfortunately, with these benefits, comes risk. BYOD policies potentially expose security vulnerabilities as employee-owned devices are not directly managed or maintained by IT staff or beholden to the corporate antivirus solutions.