_Member Chat Includes Cell Phone Security Tips & Awareness
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[19:07:10] SpecialAgentGibbs: about cell phones, if you have one of the smartphones, there are cpabilities built into them that you the user do not see.
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_[19:07:10] SpecialAgentGibbs: Many times these phones can be accessed from another phone and via text, certain functions can be initiated witjout the users knowledge
[19:09:23] kbluhm: so, special agent gibbs,what should we do to protect our info witha smart phone? is one brand a better choice than another?
[19:09:41] SpecialAgentGibbs to Maryrose: if my phone got stolen and the thief turned off the GPS, I can send a simple text that will turn it back on and the thief will never know
[19:10:22] SpecialAgentGibbs to Maryrose: with a smrtphone, if you wish to conceal your location, simply remove the battery until you're done
[19:11:13] dinarup1: Could someone post what Okie had to say?
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[19:11:30] SpiritualWarrior1 to SpecialAgentGibbs: Remove the batter, and you ARE done LOL
[19:11:46] SpecialAgentGibbs to Maryrose: Avast makes a REALLY good security program for androids (other too) that is 100% free
[19:12:08] avery to SBM0601: oh,thanks
[19:12:26] choco: I always keep 3 computers... one is just private
[19:12:58] wolverine7 to papajack:
[19:13:20] SpecialAgentGibbs: the technology available today is indeed a wondrous thing, just do not allow it to be used against you
[19:13:45] ewoody: The word (inevitable) is a Synonyms and this is what it means: certain to happen, unavoidable,also the Synonyms inescapable, ineluctable necessary.
[19:14:02] papajack: I'm glad I'm a low tech redneck
[19:14:11] LaGal: Please explain to me what to do for privacy once you move and change phone numbers.If the smart phone has that device in it how can you stay private after you move?
[19:14:37] wolverine7 to papajack: The best kind
[19:14:51] SpecialAgentGibbs: there is no reason to fear anything as long as you have the knowledge!
[19:16:41] wolverine7 to SpecialAgentGibbs: But only the better phones have GPS, right??
[19:17:23] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: most all produced over the past 5-7 years
[19:17:43] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: it is included for the 911 requirements
[19:18:39] wolverine7 to SpecialAgentGibbs:
How do you find out about the text that turns the gps back on?
[19:19:03] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: Avast security
[19:19:38] choco: Yeah, I want to know that about the phone
[19:19:41] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: it is an anti virus and security solution for android phones
[19:19:45] wolverine7 to SpecialAgentGibbs: Is that an add on
[19:20:30] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: it's on the Android Market
[19:20:44] SpecialAgentGibbs to SpiritualWarrior1: yes, another great solution
[19:20:50] wolverine7 to SpecialAgentGibbs: Is that just for android, I am getting new phones right after RV.
[19:21:09] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: maybe for other, i do not know sir
[19:21:17] wolverine7 to SpecialAgentGibbs: Thanks..
[19:21:52] tbowsmith to wolverine7: did you goggle REX 84
[19:22:17] SpecialAgentGibbs to wolverine7: it also allows you to lock the phone AND wipe your personal data!
[19:22:41] choco: you know what that is a good idea, new phones... i wont get new ones till then
[19:23:08] SpecialAgentGibbs to choco: new accounts
[19:23:13] sednet1: Was also a very very large drug bust recently...they idiots were caught with over 10 Million dollars of meth, a couple mill in cash...they had stolen somebodies phone, the cops turned on the gps remotely and busted them. My question is...if you have that much money...why steal a phone? and then USE IT! Morons abound!!!!!!!!!!
[19:24:04] SpecialAgentGibbs to sednet1: cops can activate the GPS even if the phone is turned OFF!
[19:24:20] sednet1 to SpecialAgentGibbs: YES!
[19:24:36] papajack: I had to get a new cell phone because I couldn't buy a battery for my old one, I said I want a phone just for calls and one that gets messages when folks call, no camera's nothing fancy. They looked at me with a look like a calf staring at a new gate, times sure have changed.
[19:25:09] SpecialAgentGibbs to papajack:
[19:25:12] SpiritualWarrior1 to papajack: Love the analogy
[19:26:23] BURNS to papajack: I thnk the saying is "Like a one eyed Bull looking at a new gate...
[19:26:25] choco to SpecialAgentGibbs: I have heard of that feature... like that
[19:26:38] choco to SpecialAgentGibbs: Lord, my fingers, are cramped writing this all down
[19:26:53] papajack: I don't even know how to turn the speaker on on the one I got.
[19:27:24] SpecialAgentGibbs: cops can even turn on a phones mic and listen to your conversation, that was recently used to bust some drug ring