Posts Tagged ‘iOS 7’

iPhone hackedAs an operating system, IOS has been always great for security, with the release of IOS 7, everything is being more positive. However, you cannot be sure 100% that your iPhone 5 is safe and secure, even with some simple techniques, attackers may get sensitive photos, documents or information from it.

The best way to deal with risk of attacks that is to increase the security for your iPhone 5 with some simple but effective ways, and then you do not need to think about it anymore.

Firmware Update

Nothing is perfect, your iPhone 5 is just a Smartphone running IOS, and it can have vulnerabilities probably. By this reason, there are several versions of the iPhone has released. As you know, the first version of iPhone has many security holes, but it is better and better after each update. (more…)

IOS 7 logoThe new iOS 7 update from Apple for iPhone and iPad includes many new features in terms of design and functionality, most of which have been covered extensively in the press. What is not so widely reported is the work Apple has done on one other important point: mobile security, especially in case of theft or loss.

Data security has always been a matter of great concern to Apple users, but physical product theft is also a massive issue. In New York, iPhone thefts are so common that they have their own column in the city’s crime figures. Since the latest software update, the NYPD are now encouraging iPhone owners to switch to iOS 7 due to the new security features. Before the arrival of iOS 7 it was easy for a thief to completely erase and re-format an iPhone so that it could be re-sold with nobody being any wiser. Now things are very different and difficult for thieves. (more…)