Controlling Laptop and Smartphone Access to Corporate Networks

Smartphones have joined laptops as de facto network endpoints in corporations, academic institutions and government entities. In managing security for these mobile devices, IT must be aware of the differences, as well as similarities, between laptop and smartphone platforms. With these distinctions in mind, IT can apply best practices to ensure the confidentiality and security of corporate communications from both inside and outside of the network perimeter.

The information presented in this paper represents the industry experience of the SonicWall research and development team and reflects the requirements that can be met by applying SonicWall solutions.