Increased use of mobile technology show how extensively we rely on mobile gadgets. While mobile devices—smartphones, phones, tablets—are beneficial in many ways, but they are inherently insecure. Read more how to secure your mobile gadgets since you love them immensely.
Top 10 tips to protect mobile devices
Control wireless network and services connectivity
Control application access and permissons
Keep your OS and firmware current
Back up your data/li>
Wipe devices data automatically if lost or stolen
Beware of free apps
Try mobile antivirus software or scanning tools
Use mobile device management (MDM) software if recommended by it
While employees believe that nobody attacks, smartphones are easy targets for hackers. Recent statistics show that over 170 million records were stolen in 855 data breaches. The cost of a record is $194 and the average cost of a breach is $5.5 million.