Security and Privacy
IN THIS CHAPTER
Adding or changing a screen lock
Setting a secure screen lock
Exploring unusual screen locks
Setting lock screen notifications
Locating a lost Android
Erasing your data
Protecting your privacy
As more and more of your life is surrendered to the digital realm, the topic of security grows in importance. This concern extends directly to your Android mobile device, which is often home to your email, social networking, and other online accounts — including, potentially, important files and financial information. Don’t take Android security lightly.
Also refer to Chapter 17 for information on fighting malicious Android apps.
Lock Your Android
The first line of defense for your Android is the screen lock. It can be simple, complex, or nonexistent. ...