Gartner Research

Comparison of Mobile Threat Defense Solutions

Published: 20 July 2018

ID: G00347528

Analyst(s): Michael Isbitski , Patrick Hevesi


Over the last few years, there has been a growth in mobile security vendors, and Gartner has identified a new market segment, mobile threat defense. Technical professionals can use this research to evaluate the effectiveness of different mobile threat defense solutions.

Table Of Contents


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


  • Mobile Threat Defense
    • Application Protection
    • Device Protection
    • Network Protection
    • Management Console
    • Mobile Client
    • Integration


The Details

  • Mobile Attack Test Setup
  • Mobile Attack Test Details
  • Mobile Threat Defense Vendors
    • Appthority
    • BETTER Mobile Security
    • Check Point
    • Lookout
    • Symantec
    • Zimperium

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