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The price point of consumer electronics continues to drop while the performance and capacity of these devices increases. This is creating a market of personal electronic devices that surpass the capabilities of similar devices that are used in the enterprise. In the past there was a clear distinction between electronics used in the home vs. those used in business, but now these two classes of devices are becoming indistinguishable. As electronic devices become more mobile, users want to bring their own personal devices into the enterprise to do their daily work. These are devices that are owned, tailored and customized to that user’s personal preferences. Users are rebelling at having to carry multiple mobile devices, where devices are dedicated individually for personal and business use. Users are looking for one device to do everything. However, the IT organizations in these enterprises are being challenged by the proliferation of these personal devices. This is creating a new paradigm in controlling the privacy and security of data within the enterprise. The new paradigm presents a risk issue where the organization’s digital assets are comingled with the employee’s personal information, and on an employee owned device. This paper will describe the risks and issues that an organization may face in the implementation of a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy, and present policies and solutions that can be used to mitigate those risks.