Many of us are surgically attached to our phones and tablets. They're your address book, email account, digital camera, online banking system, and, in some swanky cases, your credit/debit card.

So if you have a smartphone or tablet, make sure you protect yourself:


Manufacturer's instructions for common devices:

Apple - http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4113

Samsung - http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/download/supportDownloadMain.do

Nokia - http://www.nokia.com/gb-en/support/

Windows Surface - http://www.microsoft.com/surface/en-gb/support

Further information

Information Commissioner's Office advice on Smart Phone security (PDF Document)