DriveStrike's product provides data breach protection for computers and smartphones on every major operating system, including remote wipe
, asset tracking and mobile device management.
The Remote File Retrieval and Remote Wipe
features are part of paid plans exclusively; furthermore, Remote Wipe
is only capable of wiping the SD card or to format the Android device completely.
Conversely, if an employee leaves your organization, these tools can execute a remote wipe
of very specific applications and data from the former employee's devices.
* We will take reasonable precautions to prevent your personal data from being lost in the event we must remote wipe
He also recommends that a company require full hard drive encryption and remote wipe
software on all personal devices--managed and administered by the company's IT department or outside security contractor.
"Select Remote Wipe
when a device is lost or stolen to erase all data on the device and to do a factory reset.
But just 63% said they had password protections for BYOD devices, while fewer than half had remote wipe
capabilities (49%) or device encryption (43%).
* Despite regulations and security concerns, fewer than 60 percent of financial services organizations have remote wipe
and encryption capabilities.
Additional features include time-limited messages, PIN code enforcement, remote lock and remote wipe
, in case of theft or lost mobile devices.
For security and remote wipe
, services such as F- Secure, Avast and Norton can be used to protect the device against viruses.
Knowing there was going to be potentially embarrassing sexual material on Stephen Smith's Apple gadgets, did you do a remote wipe
?" PC Taylor replied: "No.