Internet of Things devices are actively penetrating highly regulated industries, such as healthcare, energy, financial services, and retail, and infrastructure supporting those devices are vulnerable to well-known and patchable security flaws, according to a recent report from OpenDNS.
Fifty-one percent of organizations have an enterprisewide mobility strategy in place with clearly defined initiatives, while 49 percent do not, finds an Illuminas survey, commissioned by Cisco. The survey polled 400 mid-market and enterprise-IT decision makers.
Enterprise IT departments and CIOs face a myriad of challenges when allowing employees to bring their own mobile devices into the work environment. Issues related to security and the ability control access to corporate networks abound. What is a CIO to do?