Whitepaper: Top mobile application security threats

According to Morgan Stanley Research, the smart phone will become the dominant computing platform by the end of 2012, with more units being sold than desktops and laptops combined.

It’s been a remarkable and rapid transformation that much like the advent of the web has left security concerns outpaced by the ease of use and flexibility of a new tool.

There is no question that mobile computing is growing at an exponential rate. This rapid transformation has seen security concerns outpaced by the ease of use, flexibility, and productivity of mobile devices. When vulnerabilities are exploited, the security of mission-critical data becomes a serious concern.

This whitepaper takes a look at three of the top mobile application security threats facing businesses today and recommendations on how to mitigate the risk.