Korner home security takes care of your house, and makes it inexpensive and easy to do so. But because we are centered around our App, it is really important for users to take care of their phones. Otherwise, your home can become vulnerable no matter how well we do our job. So here are some interesting statistics on how people are getting better at securing their phones according to a recent poll by the CTIA:
More smartphone users are protecting their devices with PINs and passwords than in previous years. In 2016, 69% of smartphone users had some sort of PIN/password, up 13% from 2015 and 38% from 2012.
An increasing number of smartphone users have installed built-in remote lock-and-erase software. Of survey respondents, 51% have this type of lock-and-erase software installed, up an astounding 42% from 2015 and 31% from 2012.
Smartphone users are increasingly aware of the importance of anti-virus software.51% of smartphone users have an anti-virus software installed, compared with only 40% of smartphone owners in 2015, according to BI Intelligence.