Mobile Phone Security

How safe is your mobile phone? My answer: Perfectly safe!

Because it is in my purse, of course. Well… except when it is charging or when my 8 year old niece wants to play with it. I mean I never have to ask my husband to call it so I can frantically run around the house and out to my car (in the rain, of course) listening for it. OK, so perhaps keeping up with my phone better should have been one of my New Year’s Resolutions. But that is only a small part of what makes a cell phone safe.

Think about it for a minute, what if someone had a hold of your phone that you didn’t want to? Look at what is available on your phone; facebook, your contact list, banking info, apps that map the places you ride your bike or run, perhaps a list of your passwords. In seconds someone could have access to all kinds of information about you that you don’t want to get out.

We found the following great articles that provide quick, simple actions you should be taking to protect your private information: