Secure The Smartphone
The wide use of smartphones means that people want to do more than simply make calls. But with each new capability comes a new vulnerability. Governments, criminals and other miscreants are seeking to exploit mobile security holes for their own ends, so it's wise to take precautions before someone gains a foothold. While there's no silver bullet to protect from loss, eavesdropping, malware, identity theft and message interception, the CRN Test Center brings you the next best thing. Here's a selection of apps that together can help protect Android and iOS devices from many of today's common threats.