Apple does a better job of securely erasing your data than Android. The iPhone 3GS or later models automatically encrypt data if you have a passcode (screen lock) enabled.
Apple does a better job of securely erasing your data than Android. The iPhone 3GS or later models automatically encrypt data if you have a passcode (screen lock) enabled. File photo Tribune
Apple does a better job of securely erasing your data than Android. The iPhone 3GS or later models automatically encrypt data if you have a passcode (screen lock) enabled. File photo Tribune

Discarded cellphones are treasures for identity thieves

October 31, 2014 12:41 PM