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The Perfect Storm – How Mobile Reliance Has Forced Financial Services Beyond Device Management


Tablets and smartphones have become a primary tool to manage work and life as digital transformation accelerated last year. This trend is especially evident in the finance sector, where both workers and customers have become dependent on mobile devices to do everything from shopping, playing bills and managing finances. Similarly, financial employees are using the very same devices to stay productive as they continue to work away from the office.


The increased usage of mobile devices in the financial sector means both organisations and customers are exposed to new risks. These devices now have as much access to corporate infrastructure as traditional endpoints and hold more sensitive financial information than ever. Therefore, it is no surprise that the financial sector was the most targeted industry in 2020 by cybercriminals. To ensure that they tap into the productivity that comes from mobility, financial organisations need to embrace modern security technologies and ...


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