Smartphone users underestimate the issue of smartphones security

  • Consumer Reports, the American equivalent of French UFC-Que Choisir, said in its annual report that smartphones are a source of many problems that remain ignored by consumers. Thus, the majority of respondents did not think about the security of their mobile phones unlike their computers. 5.6 million of Americans have had problems ranging from SMS to unauthorized hacking of their bank accounts and 1% of respondents said they had been harassed by tracking lease during the year 2012.

    Source : Demainlaveille