Nowadays mobile devices knows probably more than anyone else would know about you. We use mobile phones for banking, social media, messaging, taking pictures and many other tasks are performed on our mobile phones only. Imagine if someone else was given access to your mobile phone, your photos, important data, bank passwords, messages all would be accessible to that person and the damage that one can cause you by misusing these sensitive data is unimaginable.
Security Tips for AndroidFollow these simple tips to make your Android device and your data secure.
Use Lock Screen SecurityThis is a must have for any Android device to protect your smartphone from unwanted users. Setting a password to unlock your phone prevents other users to unlock the device without knowing the password. There are several options to choose from to set your password,
- Pattern: By default you have a 3x3 grid and you need to connect at least 4 dots to make a pattern. If you are on a custom ROM, you may have option to choose from 3x3, 4x4,or 5x5 dots grid.
- Pin Code: A minimum of 4 digit numeric pin, maximum 17 digits
- Password: Alphanumeric password