Companies Slow to React to Mobile Security Threat

Nearly nine in 10 executives and employees are using their personal smartphones or tablets for business and about half are doing so without the permission of their companies, a new study shows.
Making the situation even more precarious, less than half of the more than 4,000 mobile device users surveyed by Juniper Networks in the U.S., U.K., Germany, China and Japan took even the most basic precautions in using mobile applications.