Key Takeaways from the 2021 Cyberthreat Defense Report

The recently released Cyberthreat Defense Report (CDR) 2021 contains some useful snippets of information. Here’s one that shows we’re storing up problems for the future…:

[…] In the wake of a dramatic rise in bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy adoptions stemming from the global shift towards remote work, survey respondents rated mobile devices as the most challenging IT component to secure. The number of organizations with BYOD policies, for example, jumped nearly 60% due to the near-instant increase in remote workers. These mobile devices were mostly, if not almost entirely, unmanaged with little or no security protections.


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