Using personal devices for work purposes

SmartphoneThe Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in UK have highlighted a worrying lack of guidance from employers on use of personal devices for work or business which may put people’s personal information at risk. Apparently, personal devices such as personal laptop, tablet computer or smartphone are increasingly being used for work purposes but very little guidance is provided by employers about how these devices should be used for work and in particular to ensure compliance with data protection legislation.

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