February 20, 2016
Just like consumers are focusing more on mobile gadgets with each passing year, so are hackers. After all, your smartphone or tablet potentially contains browsing history, banking information, location history, text messages, photos and plenty more hackers can use to steal your identity and money.
Plus, from the hacker’s perspective, mobile gadget security isn’t quite as advanced as computer security. While gadgets’ built-in mobile security continues to improve, a lot of relies on keeping malicious apps out of the various app stores. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always work so well.