Mobility remains a top security concern for IT staff in the US, even as the borderless office continues to become a mainstream model—but confidence in addressing the threat is lacking.

As organizations are becoming increasingly distributed with more remote offices and mobile workers, the Security in a Remote Access World report from iboss found that CEO, CIO, CISO and CTO respondents were vastly more confident in their organizations’ ability to secure mobile traffic than the subordinate IT executives responsible for making it happen: 56% of the C-suite were doubtful, compared to 80% of IT execs.

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Author Notes:

Jeffrey Henning

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Jeffrey Henning, IPC is a professionally certified researcher and has personally conducted over 1,400 survey research projects. Jeffrey is a member of the Insights Association and the American Association of Public Opinion Researchers. In 2012, he was the inaugural winner of the MRA’s Impact award, which “recognizes an industry professional, team or organization that has demonstrated tremendous vision, leadership, and innovation, within the past year, that has led to advances in the marketing research profession.” In 2022, the Insights Association named him an IPC Laureate. Before founding Researchscape in 2012, Jeffrey co-founded Perseus Development Corporation in 1993, which introduced the first web-survey software, and Vovici in 2006, which pioneered the enterprise-feedback management category. A 35-year veteran of the research industry, he began his career as an industry analyst for an Inc. 500 research firm.