Published: 22 January 2012
Analyst(s): Eric Maiwald , Mario de Boer
Handheld devices, such as smartphones and tablets, contain powerful processors, memory, and communications capabilities that make them, in reality, small versions of desktop computers. Handheld devices frequently contain sensitive information, and therefore, they must be protected. In this assessment, Research Director Mario de Boer and Vice President Eric Maiwald compare and analyze the security controls of the most popular handheld-device platforms in an effort to inform enterprises as to how to manage the risks these devices present.
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