We presume you were aware of the need for securing your PC, laptop and tablet. Remember to use a login account  and encrypt your stored data. But the same applies to your smartphone. Because that device can also be hacked or infected by viruses and other unwanted apps too.

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How secure is your smartphone? Click here for complete security in 9 steps. And another thing: is the access code for your mobile ‘1234’, or ‘0000’? Choose as soon as possible a less easily predictable code.

Also be cautious about using a “Swipe” pattern code. The reason for this is that you will see the pattern on the screen over time.

Biometric recognition, e.g. face recognition or fingerprint, is reasonably safe, but realize that you do provide very sensitive data.