The “bring your own device” trend is taking the U.S. workplace by storm. A recent survey by BYOD service provider Enterasys found that 81 percent of U.S. workers are using at least one personal electronic device for business purposes.
Using a shiny, new personal device for work may be a great option for you, since you don’t have to learn a new interface or carry around multiple devices, but it’s also a security risk. You have to be aware of other issues, too, such as whether your company believes that it owns the phone numbers on your device.
If you plan on using your personal handset for work and play, here are 15 handy tools that will help to secure your data and keep you more productive at home and in the office.