Mobile devices, such as smart phones, can contain tremendous amounts of personal information and provide quick and convenient access to personal services like e-mail, social networking, online banking, and Internet shopping. Lost, stolen, and hacked devices can be used to gather information about you and potentially others, and could result in intellectual property, monetary, or identity theft. You should protect and use your mobile device securely as you would your computer, even being more vigilant due to the portable and intimate nature of these devices.
Below are some tips that you can follow to help you stay safe and secure:
Apply Updates and Use Security Features
Practice Safe and Secure Mobile Computing
Protect Your Mobile Device and Data from being Lost or Stolen
Properly Dispose of Your Device and Its Data
For additional information regarding mobile device security, please visit the following sites: