CompTIA Security+ Question K-15

A small company has recently purchased cell phones for managers to use while working outside if the office.
The company does not currently have a budget for mobile device management and is primarily concerned with deterring leaks if sensitive information obtained by unauthorized access to unattended phones. Which of the following would provide the solution BEST meets the company’s requirements?

A. Screen-lock
B. Disable removable storage
C. Full device encryption
D. Remote wiping

Answer: A

Explanation Screen-lock is a security feature that requires the user to enter a password after a short period of inactivity before they can access the system again. This feature ensures that if your device is left unattended or is lost or stolen, it will be difficult for anyone else to access your data or applications.

CompTIA Security+ Question D-84

Which of the following technical controls helps to prevent Smartphones from connecting to a corporate network?

A. Application white listing
B. Remote wiping
C. Acceptable use policy
D. Mobile device management

Answer: D

Mobile device management (MDM) is allows for managing the mobile devices that employees use to access company resources. MDM is intended to improve security, provide monitoring, enable remote management, and support troubleshooting. It can be used to push or remove applications, manage data, and enforce configuration settings on these devices.