Bring your own device (BYOD)

┬áThis is a policy many companies have been subscribing to in order to save massive costs on supplying their workforce with smartphones and computers, since ownership of such devices has become so prevalent. This type of policy does entail some risk, however, since employees may deal with the company’s sensitive information and may not have the proper security precautions on their devices. A BYOD policy sets limitations and restrictions on whether or not a personal phone or laptop can be connected over the corporate network.

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