Some tips and methods to protect your Android phone from being hacked. Our android phone contains important data and files, therefore it is important to secure Android phone and keep our data safe. Hackers can hack your Android phone and can access all stuff on your phone like the gallery, apps, messages, photos, etc.
Secure Android Phone
You can read this guide to secure your Android mobile. Follow these steps carefully and stay safe.
Avoid Third-Party app
Anything downloaded from unofficial sites can cost you huge vulnerable access. No doubt you can get some paid application free. But there may be many viruses in the file that may harm your phone and also bad for your privacy. So it is better not to install the third-party apps. To secure Android phone, use only official apps i.e Google Play Store to download apps.
- Go to settings.
- And then security.
- Make YES to Verify apps before installing.
NOTE: DON’T Install any crack or hacked app.
Do Not Use Public WiFi/Free WiFi
Using public WiFi, hackers can bypass all securities because you both are on the same network and then they can access your personal data and all that you are surfing on the internet. To secure android phone use only your home WiFi. Try to avoid unknown/Untrusted public WiFi.
Delete Browser History & Cache Regularly
Delete your browser history and cache regularly because many sites saved cookies and by using cookies hackers easily hack your accounts.
Turn Off Bluetooth when not in use
Hackers can easily hack your Android phone by using Bluetooth so turn off when not in use.
Always Keep The Apps Of Your Device Updated
Always keep updated your Android apps when the update is available for any app. Because in updates some new features have come, many bugs are fixed. So if you not updated that apps then hackers can use that bug and can hack your Android device.
Use Data Encryption Settings
The best way to secure an Android phone is to encrypt all the securities with powerful passkeys. This will considerably help you to protect your Android from and unauthorized access and all your data and privacy will be secured by this.
- Go to setting
- And then security.
- And set a pin or pass to decrypt your phone each time you power it on.
REMEMBER: Avoid visiting harmful sites. Install Avast Antivirus or any other antivirus extension in google chrome browser. which will protect you by showing green ticks at safe sites and the red mark on unsecured sites.
- go to settings
- click on extensions which are given in the left sidebar.
- search for Avast Online Security and enable this extension.