Identity thieves can do an awful lot of bad once they have your personal information. And increasingly smartphone users are being hacked because they don't understand how to configure or use their devices safely. The bad guys can make your phone call or text premium numbers that they own, pocketing the cash while you end up with huge bills. But not only that, if you become a victim you may have to deal with financial, banking, and credit card fraud, utilities fraud, loss of social and professional reputation, and more.
In this book, computer security expert Rod Cambridge highlights the dangers and provides solutions, tips, and advice to help you avoid being hacked through your smartphone.
Rod Cambridge is a computer security expert who has worked in the security industry for the last twenty years in a variety of positions, including technical support, development and technical writing. As an innovator, Rod has 4 granted US patents in his name in the area of computer security. Rod is a geek who is passionate about mobile computing in particular, cars and the ancient Chinese martial art of Tai Chi.
Rod is married with four children and lives in London, England.read more