With the proliferation of smartphones, it has become common for people to keep more and more data on their phones. Unfortunately, most people are unaware of how easily the phone’s security could be compromised.

ATL Computer Repair recommends that every smartphone owner read the following article:


While the above article mainly focuses on legal precedent for police to seize and search your phone, the same risks apply if you lose your phone or it is stolen.

Some simple common sense steps can greatly improve your smartphone security. Always password protect your phone with adequate encryption and refrain from using bluetooth in public areas for starters.