With the ease of mobile apps, most of us receive corporate emails on our mobile phones and we have the privilege to respond to emails to our colleagues while we commute to work. Around 6 years back, more than half of the working professionals chose to use mobile phones without embracing any corporate standards and values. More than 70 percent of the professionals connect to work through SaaS apps that are unapproved.
Using Bring Your Device as a technology is not so challenging only if we could know how to implement it wisely. There is a consistent growth in the number of employees who use business-related apps and operate work from their own devices with sensitive and confidential data. Therefore, Enterprise Mobility Solutions took its form to address the concerns related to infrastructure and mobile usage.EM solutions empower the IT admin to provide security to the business data on the employees’ devices and provide a comfortable work infrastructure for the employees without tampering or intervening with the personal data.
1. Protection based on Machine Learning
This is a great way to deploy machine learning techniques to detect unusual suspicious activities and therefore streamlines the deployment of protection effectively.
Implementing the use of machine learning algorithms can be applied to a wide-ranging of threatful instances
2. Identity Management
This entitles the employees to access multiple apps with one name and password.
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3. Device Management
This lets you impose some rules and policies on the devices connected to enterprise Network With device management you can be equipped with the following Only approved apps can be installed in the enrolled devices The enrolled devices are evaluated with a defined compliance rule
4. Application Management
Employees implement the use of a single device to store and use their personal and corporate messages. this therefore intervenes the user’s privacy. Application management comes to the rescue with a set of rules and regulations to be followed to embrace the ease in the usage of app scenarios.
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) to access apps and data virtually
The employees are given the privilege to access business apps from remote while there is no much investment on the extension of company’s infrastructure and therefore its maintenance
Implement the use of an effective Endpoint Security Solution
Check for Endpoint Security Solutions that had next-gen firewalls, advanced anti-virus solutions that deploys default deny, Host Intrusion Prevention, containment technology, etc.
Encryption of data in mobile devices
Enterprise data are confidential, and we cannot afford to lose the data as it costs a lot more than money. Therefore, data encryption in mobile devices is essential to prevent security breaches.
Adapt Cybersecurity Best Practices
Educate employees to understand if the application or website is genuine or malicious. An ignorant user is certainly a weak resource to cause data leakage. Conduct workshops on how to adopt cybersecurity best practices. Set restrictions on what must be downloaded on your enterprise network.
Mobile Devices should follow High Standard Levels
The IT admins are responsible to scrutinize and verify the mobile devices to check if they fall compliant with the security standards. They should refrain from connecting the personal devices to public hotspots. They should keep all the software updated with the latest patches.
Employees should follow High Standard Levels
Users should be directed to follow a set of standards and protocol – as employees are the weak sources of attack and are vulnerable attack vector knowingly or unknowingly.
It is therefore important to implement a strong and consistent perimeter to ensure future-proof Mobile Enterprise Security to Improve Mobile Endpoint Security.