Upon detecting attempts to hack smartphone using malicious software to disconnect the device from all networks and take advantage of antivirus software, said the Director of “Intellectual reserve,” Paul meat eaters may 24, the Agency “Prime”.

The expert said that currently, smartphones and phones account for over 25% of the total number of hacker attacks. One of the main goals of attackers is to obtain personal data should not be stored on the smartphone Bank account information or other financial data.

If the user has detected malware on the smartphone, then you need to check the device with antivirus software. It is also recommended to change passwords to personal accounts on social networking and other mobile applications.

To protect devices from cyber attacks meat eaters is recommended not to use applications from unknown sources, regularly update the operating system of the device or download files from emails from unknown senders.

As REGNUM reported earlier, in may, a leading antivirus expert of “Kaspersky Lab” Sergey Golovanov said that in 2019, it was observed a decrease in the total number of malicious programs, while increasing their complexity and diversity.