Top 10 BYOD Risks Facing The Enterprise


6. Email Exposed

If the device owner fails to implement a PIN code to lock the device, a smartphone or tablet that falls into the wrong hands could give an unauthorized person unfettered access to email until the device is reported lost and the data is wiped. Some organizations are implementing policies to prompt users to sign in every time they check their email on their device. Others push out security updates in near-realtime to the device.