Smart devices, mobile phones and tablets are becoming the control hub for the myriad of connected devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) – as are bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies in many organizations today. But this is creating unique and heightened security risks for IT professionals, such as higher exposure to data breaches, malware and compliance violations. BYOD is no longer an industry trend; it’s a fact of life for enterprise-wide operations and the IT organizations that must support them.
Mobile ID is one of the major trends in identity solutions, and for a good reason. Considering both the organization and the end-user, it enhances the “customer” experience of citizens by complementing their physical IDs, while providing a digital tool for reducing identity fraud in a society to almost zero.