Workshare has announced Workshare Protect Mobile, a connected and unconnected solution designed to prevent loss of information in today's environment of mobile and portable data. Workshare Protect Mobile, part of the Workshare Protect Enterprise Suite, provides remediation against malicious and inadvertent information leaks due to lost, stolen, and offline laptops; removable storage devices such as USB key drives, writable CD drives, and iPods; messages originating on mobile devices such as Blackberry/PDAs, as well as messages from corporate email systems originating on web kiosks using products such as Outlook Web Access.
Workshare Protect Mobile adds USB protection, third party encryption and enhanced offline policy enforcement to the Protect Enterprise Suite. Workshare Protect Mobile remediates beyond alerting and blocking, with actions for curing content via hidden data removal, visible data redaction, file conversion, encryption, and rights management. Workshare Protect Mobile is an add-in module to Workshare Protect Enterprise Suite and integrates across the Policy Manager, Protect Client, and Network Protect. Protect Mobile add-in is priced at $10/user/year before volume discount and is available immediately.