Mobile devices: Newest threat to IT, says IDC

Summary:Get ready. Virus writers will become increasingly tempted to target mobile phones, handhelds, and other mobile devices since they are largely left unmanaged and unchecked warns IDC.

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Get ready. Virus writers will become increasingly tempted to target mobile phones, handhelds, and other mobile devices since they are largely left unmanaged and unchecked warns IDC. A recent study addresses the market for mobile patch management which includes some guidance that should be a wake-up call for most companies:

Topics: Mobility

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Christopher Jablonski is a freelance technology writer. Previously, he held research analyst positions in the IT industry and was the manager of marketing editorial at CBS Interactive. He's been contributing to ZDNet since 2003. Christopher received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Illinois at U... Full Bio

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