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Mar 9 2012   2:17AM GMT

Why Lock your Phone?



Posted by: Nathan Simon
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Your the smart savy business type kind of guy right? Do you take pictures with your phone? Perhaps you have DropBox installed and synced with all your corporate data. Question is how well do you guard that data?

Symantec just released a study where they intentionally lost 50 smartphones in restaurants, malls, student unions, and all around Silion Valley, Washington, DC, New York, LA, and Ottawa.

Read more here for some crazy statistics on what people do when they get a hold of a phone that isn’t theirs…

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