- Smartphones are a must have, for any Affiliate, promoting any program
- Increasing use also increased the incidence of fraud
- Here are some tips to help you avoid fraud
Not only calls and messages are sent through smartphones. So, it is also useful for people in all daily activities. Whether it’s shopping online, making a payment or booking a ticket, you can do it all from the comfort of your smartphone at home. Not only that, but now smartphones have become a means of entertainment for the people.
While the use of smartphones has increased in such situations, on the other hand, the incidence of fraud has also increased. Cases of fraud in this regard are coming up day by day. Here are some tips to help you avoid this scam. Let’s learn about those tips.
Turn off wireless connections when not needed:
Turn off wireless connections like WiFi when you don’t need a hotspot, indoors or out. This method prevents hackers from connecting to your device without your knowledge.
Note the permissions requested:
When downloading a new app from the Play Store, you have to pay attention to the permissions that are asked after installing the app. Also, before you go to any new website, read carefully what you are allowed to do and then move on.
Always update your phone’s software:
This method protects your device from being hacked. Mobile companies provide updates from time to time. You can update the phone by clicking on it. Also, avoid opening links or attachments sent by people you don’t know. Also, don’t click on any suspicious links, suspicious emails and attachments.