Mobilephobia: Curing the CISO’s most common mobile security fears Are you suffering from “mobilephobia”? If you’re a CISO, and the growing number of mobile devices on your network—and your inability to manage those devices with traditional security measures—keeps you awake at night, then you’ve got a textbook case of mobilephobia. Mobilephobia differs from other phobias, in that the fears behind it are real. Here’s a look at some of the main fears that can lead to mobilephobia: Fear of rogue devices: 32% of organizations have experienced data loss due to lost or stolen devices, representing the single largest form of mobile security breach.1 Fear of mixing business and personal data: 90% By 2019, of organizations will have personal data stored on IT systems they don’t own or control, causing significant privacy issues.2 Fear of unsafe apps: The average large enterprise 2400 has about unsafe mobile apps installed on employee devices.3 Fear of unmanaged devices: 43% of organizations said their security controls fall short when it comes to device management issues, such as preventing malware and jailbreaks.1 Fear of missing the warning signs: 16% Only of organizations currently employ mobile app vulnerability scanning or analysis.1 Rest easy again with IBM Mobile Security The threats behind mobilephobia may be real, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be cured. IBM Mobile Security offerings can help you build a complete, seamless and scalable enterprise mobile security platform, allowing you to address all your fears. Learn more To learn more, read the complete CISO Mobilephobia e-guide from IBM. © Copyright IBM Corporation 2015. IBM, the IBM logo, are trademarks of IBM Corp., registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. Other product and service names might be trademarks of IBM or other companies. A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the Web at “Copyright and trademark information” at www.ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtml. 1“The State of Mobile Security Maturity.” ISMG. December 2014. 2 "Gartner Says by 2019, 90 Percent of Organizations Will Have Personal Data on IT Systems They Don’t Own or Control.” Gartner. June 2013. 3 “Average Large Enterprise Has More Than 2,000 Unsafe Mobile Apps Installed on Employee Devices.” Veracode. March 2015.