Mobile Device Security

Produced with the support of CPNI, MWR has published a series of guides to securing mobile devices in the enterprise
Mobile security


Modern working practices have seen radical changes in just a few short years. Today, business is increasingly likely to be mobile – conducted using devices that might not have existed even five years ago.

As such, new and exciting ways of working have evolved very rapidly and while this can bring many benefits to a business, there are also new risks that need to be appropriately managed.

Executive Briefing Paper

This document is intended as an overview for senior executives of the various risks (and opportunities) that mobile working introduces – and of the specific policies and controls that can be used to mitigate these risks.

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Guide for Managers

This document is intended as an overview for project managers. It looks at the need to support mobile working, and the specific policies and controls that can be used to mitigate the new set of risks.

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Guide for Implementers

This document is a guide for implementers: people who will be deciding the specific policies and controls that their organisation will use to secure its assets while opening up new ways of working. 

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Accreditations & Certificates

MWR is an accredited member of The Cyber Security Incident Response Scheme (CSIR) approved by CREST (Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers).
MWR is certified under the Cyber Incident Response (CIR) scheme to deal with sophisticated targeted attacks against networks of national significance.
We are certified to comply with ISO 9001 and 14001 in the UK, internationally accepted standards that outline how to put an effective quality and environmental management systems in place.
MWR is certified to comply with ISO 27001 to help ensure our client information is managed securely.
As an Approved Scanning Vendor MWR is approved by PCI SSC to conduct external vulnerability scanning services to PCI DSS Requirement 11.2.2.
We are members of the Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers (CREST), an organisation serving the needs of the information security sector.
MWR is a supplier to the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), which provides commercial and procurement services to the UK public sector.
MWR is a Qualified Security Assessor, meaning we have been qualified by PCI to validate other organisation's adherence to PCI DSS.
As members of CHECK we are measured against high standards set by NCSC for the services we provide to Her Majesty's Government.
MWR’s consultants hold Certified Simulated Attack Manager (CCSAM) and Certified Simulated Attack Specialist (CCSAS) qualifications and are authorized by CREST to perform STAR penetration testing services.