Enabling employees to become IT self-sufficient and work with personal devices of which they are fully comfortable with using is an innovative way for organisations to reduce hardware costs and improve overall efficiency.
The necessary cyber security safeguarding must be put in place in order to protect sensitive and confidential data from exterior risks. The necessary password protection, anti-virus software and encryption must be fundamental to the organisations Bring Your Own Device initiative.
The following links provide useful documentation which will support your organisations Bring Your Own Device initiative:
Renfrewshire Council have shared a document describing one way of securing office productivity tools on a users own devices:
Aberdeen City Council have shared their Policy and Procedure for users using their own devices: