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6/19/2019
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6 Security Tips That'll Keep the Summer Fun

Taking some time off this summer? Before you head out on vacation, make sure your devices and apps are also ready.
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1. Turn On Security Features

Misplacing or having your devices stolen can put a damper on any vacation, says Kelvin Coleman, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). To prepare for your trip, set up the 'find my phone' feature on your device. This will let you find, remotely wipe data, and disable the device if it gets into the wrong hands. As a follow-up, make sure all devices are password-protected. Use a passcode or security feature, such as a finger swipe or facial recognition, to lock your phone or mobile device.

Image Source: Adobe Stock: hafakot

1. Turn On Security Features

Misplacing or having your devices stolen can put a damper on any vacation, says Kelvin Coleman, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). To prepare for your trip, set up the "find my phone" feature on your device. This will let you find, remotely wipe data, and disable the device if it gets into the wrong hands. As a follow-up, make sure all devices are password-protected. Use a passcode or security feature, such as a finger swipe or facial recognition, to lock your phone or mobile device.

Image Source: Adobe Stock: hafakot

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