Android phones currently have the largest market share in smartphones. The use of smartphones for accessing email, online banking, and other popular websites or mobile apps has led to the emergence of an ever-changing threat landscape.
What’s more, due to the exponential growth of smartphone apps, app marketplaces like the Google App Store cannot always verify how secure a particular mobile app is. Recent studies have shown that more than 70% of smartphone apps collect data not relevant to the app’s primary functions.
As a result, you may be leaking your private information, putting your data at risk. Keeping that in mind, let’s look at how secure your Android phone is and what steps you can take to increase your phone’s security. [Read more…] about How secure is your Android phone?