Businesses Lack Protection Against Mobile Data Breaches
Nearly three-quarters (74 percent) reported their organization has experienced a data breach as a result of a mobile security issue, the survey found.
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.eweek.com
If users turn to ShadowIT, it’s because the IT department doesn’t provide them with the right tools to do their job. The workload on the users is always increasing and since their priority is to fulfill their tasks they will take shortcuts if the systems don’t support them. So it must be your top priority to support them, or your security policies and investments are worth nothing.
Instead of policies you need to provide the right tools. Selected secure apps that the user likes or at least accepts. In-house developed or new cloud-based services. There is a lot going on in the Mobile IT arena. Evaluate and select tools and take that quantum leap into modern user behavior.