Most of us nowadays keep all our personal & business data on smartphones. We carry our phones around with us, increasing risk of losing it by theft or misplacement. Our data in the wrong hands can be very disastrous.
Lock Screen or Screen Lock explained
Lock screen, also known as screen lock is the most commonly used security systems for phone nowadays. But most of us don’t know how easy is to bypass this security, a simple firmware reset or reflashing will disable the screen lock and let the intruder access all our data. Firmware reset or reflashing is very easy nowadays with plenty of instructions available online. Some phones can be simply connected to a computer’s USB port to access all the data on it. So screen lock is basically a screen lock, it offers almost no security to your precious data.
Best and the most easy way to protect all your data on your phone is by enabling encryption. All your photo, video, docs, email, app data, etc. Will be encrypted and will be somewhat impossible for anyone to access it without the encryption key. Read More