Smartphones for Business – When Security is Your Biggest Concern

Smartphones and bizChoose a smartphone with the best security features to keep your personal and business data safe.

It is interesting to note that aside from using their mobile device to access the internet, a lot of people also use their smartphones to store work documents and other personal information (including their credit card numbers, bank accounts and passwords) through their apps and mobile browsers. Unfortunately, however, a lot of people are still not aware that they are putting their personal security at risk by doing so.

According to the results of a survey conducted by the National Cyber Security Alliance, more than 25% of all smartphone users are not aware of the common security threats associated with smartphone use. In addition, more than half of these people do not even have the slightest clue about mobile phone security and what it can do to help protect their personal and business information. It may seem unthinkable but there are still a lot of people who are putting their security in jeopardy by not taking the proper precautions. Don’t be one of them.

So, how do you protect your smartphone from hackers, viruses, malware and spyware? How do you keep your personal and business information away from the prying eyes and malicious intentions of unscrupulous people? For starters, you may want to choose a smartphone that offers some of the most impressive security features. Here are some of them:

Samsung Galaxy S4

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is definitely one of the greatest smartphones available today. It has been designed not only to look good but to provide ample security for all your work-related apps and files with its Knox security software, one of the few that earned the Pentagon’s approval. It also features the free Samsung for Enterprise (SAFE) service which will allow your IT personnel to remotely wipe out all the data in your phone should the need for such action arises.


Be prepared to be blown away by the features of the new HTC One, the first HTCpro device certified in the US. Not only does the HTC One feature a stunning design with its distinct, aluminum body, it also possesses one of the highest security standards available in the market today. It uses facial recognition software to unlock the phone’s screen and allows you to encrypt all your stored data. That’s definitely good news for business users, don’t you think so?

BlackBerry Z10

As of writing, the BlackBerry Z10 is definitely the reigning champion when it comes to security. With the BlackBerry Z10, you can separate your personal files from your business files and encrypt them to keep them safe. The BlackBerry 10 operating system, like the Samsung’s Knox security software, also earned the Pentagon’s approval. In addition, the German government is now using the BlackBerry Z10, thanks to its impressive security features.

Choose any one of these three impressive smartphones and you can surely keep all your data safe from outside threats.?