Businesses want to offer flexible network and data access to wireless users, customers and business partners. Yet doing so presents a risky proposition as wireless networks can be highly insecure. One breach, and trust between you and your users or clients is broken. In a recent State of Mobility survey nearly 60 percent of respondents said they plan to make line-of-business applications accessible from mobile devices. At the same time, these organizations admitted they are aware of the potential dangers mobility can pose. They even ranked this concern highest among IT initiatives in risk.
This Owner's Manual focuses on the challenges posed by BYOD, why SSL and digital certificates are key to your BYOD strategy, and where SSL makes the most sense without going over board.