It's a sickening feeling, to suddenly realize that your smartphone (along with its pictures, business contacts, emails, etc.) is still in the backseat of a taxi. Or worse yet, that it's been stolen. Or that you don't have the foggiest idea where you last put it down.
If you carry a smartphone, there are simple, effective steps that you can take to keep your data secure. These steps include:
- Setting a Password
- Enabling Remote Wipe
- Installing Anti-virus Software
I've put together a quick guide to smartphone security. Check it out. The next time you reach for your smartphone and can't find it, you'll thank me.