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Michelle Drolet published in NetworkWorld – Are mobile apps putting your data at risk?

By Michelle Drolet
9 Feb 2015

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Our Michelle Drolet is quoted in NetworkWorld’s article “Are mobile apps putting your data at risk?“. Read more below:

Quite often, companies don’t realize that the mobile apps they use are reason for concern. Once their data is breached, they begin to investigate. However, there are telltale signs that indicate an insecure mobile app. If you know what to look for, you may be able to avoid a catastrophic data breach.

Mobile apps are everywhere and their benefits are many, offering functionality, flexibility, and increased productivity. These apps have altered the way we do business. Unfortunately, all of these benefits do come at a price. As a business owner, how can you be sure that the mobile apps you and your staff access are secure? According to the most recent report from Lookout, the malware encounter rate in the U.S. is at 7%. Estimates indicate that more than 6 million Android devices are affected by malware.

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