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5 Ways to Protect Your Mobile Device

  1. Enable auto-lock and password protection.


  2. Connect to secure Wi-Fi networks and disable Wi-Fi when not in use.


  3. Update mobile devices frequently; select the automatic update option if available.


  4. Delete all information stored in a device prior to discarding, exchanging, or donating it.


  5. Use tracing and tracking software; report lost or stolen devices immediately.


For more useful hints, visit "Ten Steps to Secure Your Mobile Device."

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