Which mobile apps does your IT department block?
TheCount 2 years ago
An earlier question about tablet use gave rise to an answer that mentioned playing angry birds. Funny because it is true, even if the golden days of Angry Birds are over (and even if many of use that are also "gamers" don't think it is that great anyway...no offense). It reminded me of a MDM study that showed Facebook and Angry Birds were the two biggest concerns for IT. Really?!? I mean, sure, you don't want employees spending all day with either, and I do view Facebook as a serious security concern, but if Angry Birds is what IT is really worried about I have to question that. There are so many games available that I don't see the point of blocking just one because it happens to be popular. Especially when there are other apps out there that pose potential security concerns, including some I use like Dropbox and Evernote. So what apps do most IT departments block, and how are those chosen?
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