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WhatsApp Encryption

You may be reading this blog on a mobile device, it is estimated by Deloitte that 76% of adults now own a Smartphone and they have become an integral part of our daily lives. Whether you access the internet through a personal or work device, collectively people in Britain check their smartphones over a billion times a day.

It is common for most people to protect their laptop or WhatsApp Encryption desktop PC from malware and viruses but often the security of mobile devices is ignored. Bugs such as Heartbleed can make your device vulnerable to stolen information, which is even more of a risk due to the constant, remote access of the internet. There are millions of dangers with the internet, so it is essential that all of your devices are protected.

Companies are often finding new ways to do their bit to protect your device and applications from outside eyes. For example, if you are a user of WhatsApp, you may have seen the introduction of their ‘end to end encryption’, meaning that personal conversations and group conversations are protected from outside observers. If you would like to find out more about this, simply click here.

We can’t stress how important it is to have all your devices backed up and secured from outside threats. HBT Communications use only the leading security providers such as Sophos and ESET NOD to ensure your network is robust against threats and your business integrity is not compromised, click here to find out more.

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