iOS Security and Privacy Workshop


Whether a company is deep into its deployment of iOS or just beginning the journey, security and privacy come up in every deployment conversation. In this 4-hour workshop, participants learn about security and privacy technologies that are built into iOS so they’re ready to discuss why it’s the best choice for business mobility.

Who should attend

IT professionals who deploy and manage iOS devices
Technical sales professionals who help customers choose iOS devices

What you learn

Identify the security and privacy posture for a device after Setup Assistant is complete
Explain the importance of a device passcode in protecting user and company data
Describe the built-in iOS features that help keep user and company data separate
Identify strategies to ensure that data is encrypted when it’s sent over networks to trusted hosts
Respond to misconceptions about iOS security and privacy
Help plan the security and privacy strategy for a successful iOS deployment

Recommended knowledge

iOS familiarity
Basic iOS device navigation skills
Familiarity with Apple deployment programs and device management

Course outline

Setup Assistant
Participants review how the configuration choices made using Setup Assistant affect the security and privacy posture on a user-owned and a company-owned device.
Protecting data
Participants discover the role the device passcode plays in protecting data at rest on iOS. Participants also investigate how Touch ID improves security while it supports a great user experience.
Accessing app data
Participants discover how native technologies and features work together to ensure that apps follow strict rules about access to personal and company data.
Transmitting data
Participants learn about network security on iOS and review strategies to ensure that an iOS device will connect only to trusted hosts.