No password on your device? That’s an open invite for cybercriminals


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  • Thursday, 07 Sep 2017

DUBAI: When it comes to safeguarding your digital device, a password is usually a safe bet and should be your first line of defence. 

Despite this, only 68% of users in the UAE have a password for their smartphones, a Kaspersky Lab study shows. 

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