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Wandera acknowledged in Gartner’s Market Guide for Mobile Threat Defense

San Francisco – 07th November 2018

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SAN FRANCISCO, November 07, 2018 – Wanderathe leader in enterprise mobile security is pleased to be included in the latest Gartner Market Guide for Mobile Threat Defense, published on October 30, 2018. This is the third year in a row Wandera has been acknowledged in Gartner’s report, which is designed to help security and risk management leaders to better understand the mobile threat defense market and assess solutions to address their organization’s specific needs.

This year, Gartner’s research states “Mobile threat defense (MTD) solutions have matured and can provide value to organizations looking to strengthen their mobile security. Security and risk management leaders should leverage MTD to address evolving mobile security needs”.

The Market Guide notes four use cases for MTD, which we feel are now driving strategic discussions around mobile security. These use cases are mobile phishing, unmanaged devices, app vetting, and compliance.

The report identifies a set of capabilities that establish a common baseline of MTD functionality. Wandera was evaluated for the following additional 11 capabilities among vendors listed in the report:

• Device vulnerability management
• App vetting
• Anti-mobile phishing
• Device attack protection
• Content filtering
• Cellular network attack protection
• Secure transport enforcement
• UAM/MAM integration
• SIEM integration
• Deployment method (app, SDK, proxy)
• On-premises option

“60% of enterprises surveyed believe mobile malware incidences are underreported.” according to a Gartner survey.

Wandera supports three distinct MTD deployment models, including (1) the stand-alone Wandera MTD app; (2) Wandera MTD with Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) integration; and (3) Wandera MTD with gateway-based network traffic analysis. Wandera’s unique gateway architecture provides a number of advantages which help it to keep pace with emerging use cases, including real-time mobile phishing protection and dynamic content filtering.

To read a complimentary copy of the full report visit: https://www.wandera.com/content-download/gartner-market-guide-for-mobile-threat-defense-mtd-solutions/

Gartner, Market Guide for Mobile Threat Defense, Dionisio Zumerle  | John Girard, 30 October 2018.

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About Wandera

Wandera pioneered the world’s first cloud gateway for mobile to help security leaders manage risk and prevent threats in enterprise mobility. Wandera’s cloud intelligence engine MI:RIAM has the deepest visibility into the data coming in and out of mobile devices, assembling the industry’s largest mobile dataset and analyzing it in real-time. Wandera is the experts’ choice in mobile security, recognized for covering the Mobile Threat Defense category. Founded in 2012, Wandera protects over 1000 global enterprise customers with more than 2 million devices under management and is headquartered in London and San Francisco. For more information visit wandera.com. Follow Wandera on LinkedIn and Twitter.