SpectorSoft caught quite a few people off guard, and many asked “why BlackBerry?” last week when they announced a BlackBerry-specific upgrade to SPECTOR 360. The truth is really simple, BlackBerry is still the best platform for security, compliance and risk-conscious businesses. In his latest blog post, SpectorSoft VP of Marketing, Nick Cavalancia, highlights five reasons SpectorSoft is betting big on BlackBerry:Focus on Data Security – BlackBerry has always enjoyed using an encrypted channel to ensure data is only accessed by the intended recipient. SPECTOR 360 is designed to increase the security of an organization by assisting with the detection of Insider Threats to [...]
Employees bringing their own devices to work (BYOD) is a reality that many companies are faced with. It has the potential to save the companies money, increase productivity, but also potentially create massive security breaches. Yet many companies are allowing BYOD to happen whether or not it can be stopped, risking the security of corporate information. This will most likely result in an increasing number of corporate security breaches and the leaking of information via mobile devices, since 71% of data breaches involve an employee (Verizon’s 2012 Data Breach report).
Of course, there are ways to prevent such issues. RIM is providing such a solution when it comes to [...]