Mobile Threat Defense (MTD) is a platform or software application used by individuals and businesses to proactively protect their smartphones from security threats. MTD uses advanced, cutting-edge technology to mitigate the risk of cyberattacks designed for mobile phones and operating systems, such as Android and Apple iOS.
Cybercriminals use various techniques to compromise a user’s smartphone or connected device, including phishing, malware and network attacks. The primary objective is to steal sensitive data and use it for criminal purposes.
Consistent cyber breaches and attacks can make businesses vulnerable, leading to compromised operations, losing trust with customers and loss in significant revenue. For this reason, companies are investing into IT solutions to help protect their employee’s smartphones.
MTD software protects mobile devices and smartphones, both online and offline. Not only does the software block threats and alert users, but it also detects and remediates problems. MTD can act against zero-day vulnerabilities.