Gartner IT Research

Mobile Device Security Risks

Published: 25 July 2019

ID: G00448081

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This summary contains input from eight members on the subject of managing cybersecurity risks associated with mobile devices. Via this summary, members will learn about the policy and technical restrictions members have implemented for installing apps on company-provided mobile devices and connecting these devices to the corporate network and other corporate resources. We also discuss the mobile platforms members support and their experiences with mobile threat defense solutions.

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