Critical Infrastructure & Government Organization Mobile Security
By jacob Evans
Critical infrastructure provides the essential services that serve as the backbone of our nation’s economy, security, and health. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) states that critical infrastructure is “so vital to the United States that.. incapacitation or destruction would have a debilitating effect on security, national economic security, national public health or safety, or any combination thereof.”
Today, with the rapid adoption of mobile technology, critical infrastructure is open to millions of entry points. Is your organization secure? How about in a disaster scenario?
Your organization is only secure if it’s mobile secure. Contact OptioLabs today.
Risk Vs. Benefit
Undoubtedly, mobile devices streamline process to improve the agility and efficiency of any work team. However, smartphones come off the assembly line designed more to connect than to protect. From easy to download apps to GPS tracking and social media, mobile devices are wide open to cyber attacks that can threaten infrastructure security at its core.
Back in 2015, attacks on mobile devices were virtually insignificant. Now, in a recent survey of IT professionals, one in five stated that their company has had a mobile IT breach. One of the reasons is that smartphones are an easy target. Users …read more
Source:: Private Eye2