Best practices to write a secure mobile device policy

A mobile device policy helps organisations ensure that devices are used safely and effectively

Mobile devices are one of, if not the most vulnerable forms of technology. As part of our everyday lives, whether for personal or business use, mobile devices are easily accessible by hackers.

A lot of employees are given mobile phones for work use, and with personal information and company data accessible from these devices it is important for all organisations to have a secure mobile device policy in place.

This is even more vital for bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programmes, as some companies use this method of working to cut costs, but these devices are more open to security risks.

However, with the right policy companies can ensure all mobile devices are kept secure. Read below to find out how to write one.

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