For years, security researchers and leaders have warned: “The mobile threat is coming.” Well, in 2016 it arrived in full force. Attackers are finding new, creative means of stealing user credentials and penetrating critical systems via the mobile channel. And healthcare entities—with an increasingly mobile workforce and patient population—are square in the middle of this expanding mobile threatscape, as attackers seek to capture and monetize critical healthcare data.
What are the most prevalent new threats, and what are leading organizations doing to bolster mobile security as we head into 2017?
This interview with BlackBerry VP Government Solutions Sinisha Patkovic, on Mobile Security: Preparing for the 2017 Threat Landscape, was produced for of a recent ISMG Security Executive Roundtable sponsored By BlackBerry.