employees to use their personal mobile devices for work can provide a multitude
of advantages: productivity, simpler connectivity, access to the resources they
need from virtually anywhere. But along with the benefits, bring your own device (BYOD)
opens the door to risks, including security
vulnerabilities, data leakage, compliance and potential liability issues.The
magnitude of the problem is big, considering millions of these devices are
lost, stolen or misplaced every year (120 thousand phones were lost in Chicago
taxi cabs alone last year…).