iOS Security Report: Threats Targeting Apple Mobile Devices

There has been a debate for years. Many consider the Apple mobile operating system, iOS, to be more secured than Android. But, is it really?

Now that data protection regulations are strengthening their enforcement and specifically regulating the mobile environment, some organizations choose to provide iOS devices to their collaborators believing they are inherently secured. However, the reality is not that Manichean.

The iOS devices are indeed more secure than those running the Android OS, for some reasons such as the promptness for security patches to be applied, or the fact that downloading applications from third-party stores is less easy.

In this report, we go through the threats specifically designed to attack the Apple mobile operating system, iOS, and provide you with figures stating their volume and trends.