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How to secure your iPhone from hackers

While Apple’s iOS system is secure by following these tips, you can make your device as secure as possible.

  1. Activate ‘Find my iPhone’

If you lose your iPhone, you can use ‘Find My iPhone’ to remotely delete the data.

  1. Use a passcode

Passcodes only use numbers, a passphrase includes letters and symbols, which makes your password little more secure. To activate a passphrase, open >Settings, General > Touch ID and Passcode > Change Passcode, tap ‘Passcode options’ and select ‘Custom Alphanumeric Code’.

  1. Turn off Siri on locked screen

To disable Siri on the lock screen, go to Settings > Touch ID and Passcode and toggle the “allow access when locked” option off.

  1. Disable autofill on Safari.

It is not a good idea to have autofill turned on Safari to switch off, go to settings > scroll down to Safari> scroll down to > AutoFill and turn off tabs.

  1. Always keep your iOS updated,

Make your device is using the latest version of iOS. To check whether your iPhone requires an update go to Settings > General > Software update

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