Mitigation of risks of smartphone usage in small businesses in the UK 2014-2015

Distribution of measures small businesses use to mitigate the risks associated with staff usage of smartphones or tablets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 and 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 2, 2015
Mitigation of risks of smartphone usage in small businesses in the UK 2014-2015 This statistic shows distribution of measures small businesses use to mitigate the risks associated with staff usage of smartphones or tablets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 and 2015. In 2014, it was found that 21 percent of the small businesses did not take any steps to mitigate those risks.
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Distribution of measures small businesses use to mitigate the risks associated with staff usage of smartphones or tablets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 and 2015

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20142015
Trained staff to the treats associated with mobile devices35%39%
Define a security strategy for mobile devices41%38%
Issued a policy on mobile computing 43%37%
Protected corporate email and calendars38%27%
Allow only corporate devices to remotely connect to the organisation's systems 25%24%
No steps taken 21%18%
Implemented strong encryption29%16%
Implemented mobile device management (to manage devices remotely over the air)32%14%
Do not allow such devices to remotely connect to the organisation’s systems7%4%
20142015
Trained staff to the treats associated with mobile devices35%39%
Define a security strategy for mobile devices41%38%
Issued a policy on mobile computing 43%37%
Protected corporate email and calendars38%27%
Allow only corporate devices to remotely connect to the organisation's systems 25%24%
No steps taken 21%18%
Implemented strong encryption29%16%
Implemented mobile device management (to manage devices remotely over the air)32%14%
Do not allow such devices to remotely connect to the organisation’s systems7%4%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 2, 2015
This statistic shows distribution of measures small businesses use to mitigate the risks associated with staff usage of smartphones or tablets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 and 2015. In 2014, it was found that 21 percent of the small businesses did not take any steps to mitigate those risks.
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