29 iulie 2021

Turn Off, Turn On: Simple Step Can Thwart Top Phone Hackers


Regularly rebooting smartphones can make even the most sophisticated hackers work harder to maintain access and steal data from a phoneAs a member of the secretive Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Angus King has reason to worry about hackers. At a briefing by security staff this year, he said he got some advice on how to help keep his cellphone secure.Step One: Turn off phone.Step Two: Turn it back on.That’s it. At a time of widespread digital insecurity it turns out that the oldest and [...]