Staying out of your mobile device’s work container, even at work, clearly does not help corporate productivity. But using personal channels to communicate also defies the sole purpose of the work container: to ensure that corporate information stays protected. Poor container experiences have led many CIOs to peel away the enterprise security and management tools from the handheld until they know they will only see satisfaction on users’ faces.
The conversation on mobile security is one that’s never going to end. There’s always going to be some new vulnerability in the press. It’s an unavoidable fact of life in enterprise. This situation isn’t helped along by the fact that most cloud storage solutions offer little in the way of security.