10 Mobile Security, BYOD Privacy And Security Myths


6. BYOD Issues Are New

Universities and higher education have been dealing with BYOD for years and have applied a number of technologies and policies to address the issue. A Bradford Networks survey of more than 500 IT professionals from colleges, universities and K-12 school districts found network access control (NAC) as a critical part of their mobile device security program. Nearly 90 percent of those surveyed in higher education allow BYOD. And, 56 percent of those surveyed said their BYOD on-boarding process has been automated using NAC.