So if your phone is lost or stolen, your personal details are compromised. Here’s what you can do if you lose your phone.
Every financially-sensitive app on your phone should have a different, unique password.
If you’re in the market for a new phone, get one with a fingerprint scanner. It offers more security and privacy than a basic password-protected phone.
You can also can send out an alert, which works even if the volume is turned off.
But if your phone is really missing, those apps can remotely lock or completely erase all the content.
For more information about apps and technology, check out:
- Why More Airports Are Using Beacon Technology
- How to Order Room Service on Your Phone
- Booking Flights Through Apps & Social Media
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