Securing Your Smartphone
Smartphones are an indispensable part of our lives in today. However, its security is a major issue around the whole world. The act of combining this feature onto a smartphone gives rise to a device called a “security phone”. Security phone, as the name suggests, is the kind of phone which has security features in them to prevent the data from any kind of unauthorized access or use.

SECURITY FEATURES

Most of the phones have basic security features to block any person, to put a screen lock etc. and there are many security apps which provide additional security features to put locks on certain apps on your phone such as your camera, photos etc. A security phone is one which apart from these basic security features provides additional security features like encryption, protection against spoofing and hacking.
Security phones may come with many functionalities, such as securing the phone from access by any other individual other than the user or for the use of securing apps, but its main goal is to prevent any kind of misuse of data contained in that smartphone. Security phone has the feature of providing end to end encryption, providing confidentiality between calls and to maintain the anonymity of the user.

PHONES PRONE TO ATTACKS

There are various kinds of attacks that exist like viruses, malwares, trojans and hackers. Smartphones being the most used electronic device is subject to all these kinds of attacks. Many of these use up the storage space of the phone and affect the normal workings of the phone. Hence security of the phone from these threats is of core importance. Security phones can be used for homes as well to secure our homes from any unauthorized access. Security phones with the feature to access cameras in your home can prove to be a great help when it comes to securing our homes from our phones.

So, security phones could potentially be very important devices in the normal working life of a human. Recently it has proven to be of great use and the use of it will only increase in the future.

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