In order to win the war against mobile malware and information theft, organizations must develop clear, in depth policies regarding the use of removable devices and media within the organization and must also deploy proactive solutions, such as Device Control solutions.
Using a Device Control solution it is possible to specify which devices can and cannot be used, specifying which devices can and cannot be used by any Windows device parameter, including product ID, vendor ID, serial numbers, device class, device name, and more Also the solution make possible to control not only the device but also data policies by user, group or department.
It is easy to have full visibility and control when a Device Control solution is in place and have support for auditing and compliance needs with detailed user- and device-level logging. Also it is possible to gather incident details such as device, time stamp, evidence, and more for prompt and proper response, investigation, and audit
A company that implements a Device Control product mitigates the risks associated with removable digital storage devices and mobile connection technologies. This type of technology provides built-in security that detects, authorizes, and makes possible to enforce centrally defined device usage policies.