Gartner Research

Comparison of Mobile Threat Defense Solutions

Published: 25 November 2016

ID: G00314556

Analyst(s): Patrick Hevesi


Over the last few years, there has been a growth in mobile security vendors, and Gartner has identified a new market segment called mobile threat defense. This research compares the effectiveness of MTD solutions to help technical professionals evaluate them.

Table Of Contents


  • Layering MTD on Top of MDM/EMM Yields Greater Protection


  • Mobile Threat Defense
    • Application Risk Scanning
    • Behavioral Anomaly Detection/Configuration Change
    • Network Protection
    • Vulnerability Assessment and Management


The Details

  • Mobile Attack Test Setup
  • Mobile Attack Test Details
  • Mobile Threat Defense Vendors
    • Appthority
    • Better Mobile Security
    • Check Point
    • FireEye
    • Lookout
    • Opswat
    • Skycure
    • Zimperium

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