Tech Talk 5-28-17
((sadie))cybersecurity has been in the headlines even more than usual lately.((dan)) some are worried about the safety of their smarpthone or tablet.....and all that electronically stored information.there's no need to worry as long as you download and use one of these antivirus apps.<<((dan reynolds reporting:the 'max mobile security' app provides protection from unsafe websites and wifi networks that can compromise your smartphone or tablet.it prevents hackers from stealing personal information, such as banking and networking data.
Other features give you the ability to activate an alarm on your iphone should you lose it.
The app is 9-99 for ios, 3-49 for android.'lookout' helps in various ways, starting with the ability to scan for out-of-date software, malware and viruses.
Should you encounter any issues, lookout instantly sends and alert.other features include making backups of contact lists to the cloud, and anti-theft options.
The app is free for ios and android with premium features available for purchase.'avg antivirus' is widely used for computers, but it works just as well for smartphones, too.
It scans apps, games and files for malicious content.
It tells you just how safe a wifi network is for use.
Other features improve performance and help you deal with a lost or stolen phone.
The app is free for android.>>((dan))i've linked you to all.....plus a bonus link that is free and really good at finding and removing malware.go to my wabash valley dot comclick on sectionsthen lifestyleand technology matters.
Look for cybersecurity apps.
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