Darkreading reported that every “business with BYOD and corporate mobile device users across the globe has been exposed to mobile malware.”  The November 17, 2017 report entitled “Mobile Malware Incidents Hit 100% of Businesses” included these comments:

…BYOD devices are usually more susceptible to attack than corporate devices because they are not managed by such security measures as an enterprise mobility management platform or mobile threat management platform.

These platforms can restrict some of the more liberal permissions and user settings on BYOD devices…

Is this a wake-up call, or just old news!