Take advantage of the Lock Screen on your smartphone to provide an email address and an alternate smartphone number in case your lost or stolen smartphone is recovered by a good Samaritan. Simply use a graphic editor on your lock screen photo to add the needed information (Windows offers Paint free, out-of-the-box.
In the event that your smartphone is stolen, there is a possible recovery solution if the thief doesn’t turn the smartphone off (and then reset it):
● For iPhones, it’s the Find My iPhone app.
● For Androids, it’s the Find My Device app.
FOR FURTHER READING:
CyberGuardian: a SecureTheVillage Guide for Residents is available on Amazon.
A complete Security Checklist is available: https://www.nerdsiview.com/security-checklist-2/
References for Village Residents are available at SECURE THE VILLAGE: https://securethevillage.org/residents