App Store Numbers Show There’s Work Ahead for SysAdmins
Over at the Barracuda Tech Blog there’s a post up describing the explosion of spending for mobile applications, and what a sudden influx of un-managed applications this could mean for companies already run ragged trying to manage a plethora of known security threats.
As Barracuda points out:
These apps bring risks like malicious code that can compromise the network, attacks that can give control of the device to the attacker, and Wi-Fi communication interception.
Thankfully, though, Barracuda has a few ideas on how to mitigate the risks.