Data Breaches, Phishing And Your Mobile Phone
Posted by finid
on June 17, 2011
Category : Mobile Apps
Tags : mobile security, phishing
A data breach today, another tomorrow, and before you realize what’s going on, your mobile phone is caught up in the mess. But in real terms, what does it mean for your phone and your personal data it holds?
According to Lookout, a smartphone security outfit based in California, USA, it:
Can lead to phishing, and most of us have heard the word “phishing” before. … You’d never fall for that, right?
We’re starting to see new, more sophisticated phishing attacks—and this time, scammers are no longer targeting just computers; they are targeting mobile devices.