1Passwords or PINs
2Re-entering Password or PIN
In the first quarter, McAfee reported that almost 7,000 Android threats were identified and collected, a 1,200 percent increase from the same period last year. Most of the threats came from third-party app stores, rather than the official Google Play site. Enterprises should prevent unrooted Android smartphones or tablets from gaining access to the company network if they are carrying unapproved apps from third-party markets, Bit9 says.
Employees should be prompted to create a new password for their mobile devices every 90 days, making the smartphone or tablets that much more secure.