Title

Mobile Risks Demand C-Suite Action!

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-2014

Publication Title

Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance

DOI

10.1002/jcaf.21967

Abstract

Despite the huge cyber risks, it is estimated that in 2014 some 80% of professionals will use at least two mobile devices to access corpo­rate systems and data. With so many apps making it easy and efficient to be mobile, more than half of all businesses now accept mobile devices as legitimate business tools. The authors argue that the explosion in mobile device use now requires a response from the C-suite and corporate boards. It's not just an information technology (IT) issue anymore. But what must be done?