State of Mobility in Government with Microsoft and Lookout
Event Date: April 05, 2017
Hosted By: Lookout & Carahsoft
Location: Washington, DC
Attendees of this event heard Lookout and Carahsoft present the latest insights into mobile threats affecting the government and heard an exclusive presentation by Microsoft of how leading government organizations are securing mobility through the Microsoft EM+S and Lookout integrated solution.
Many organizations are now embracing the use of smartphones and tablets
to increase productivity in the workplace. However, this era of mobility
introduces new risks to enterprise data. Lookout Mobile Endpoint Security
enables secure mobility by providing comprehensive risk management across
Malicious actors now view mobile devices as a viable attack vector and the attacks have reached new
heights of operational sophistication. In 2012 Lookout first reported on the discovery of NotCompatible, an
Android threat disguised as a system update that turned compromised devices into TCP proxi...
In 2013 the notable trend in mobile security was the geographic diversification of mobile threats,1 such as the prevalence
of chargeware in Western Europe, where the popularity of premium-rate SMS billing made this path to monetization more
viable than in geographies where this billing mechanism i...