Guide to securing your Android
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Android security guide
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Step 1: Secure your Google account
Step 2: Check other accounts connected to your phone
Step 3: Set up a screen lock
Step 4: Turn off location
Step 5: Turn off “Find my phone”
Step 6: Check advanced settings
Step 7: Check if any apps are sync’ing or backing up to the cloud
Step 8: Consider these general security steps