These best practices for Mobile Security are universal in protecting almost any computing environment. This includes staying up-to-date with security patches, avoiding non-trustworthy sources, and keeping your phone’s data private.

Mobile Security Tips

QUOTE: The surge in mobile computing popularity is opening new doors for malicious attacks. Since it is a relatively new area, some of us are not aware of the risk awaiting and are not really sure of how to protect ourselves. For a start, here are some useful tips:

1.  Keep your system updated
2.  Install a security application in your phone
3.  Watch where you click and land
4.  Refrain from doing transactions on a public network
5.  Install or obtain applications from trusted source
6.  Make it a habit to check each applications’ data access on your phone