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Submission + - Encrypt Your Smartphone -- Or Else->

pin0chet writes: Modern smartphones contain ever-increasing volumes of our private personal data — from text messages to images to emails — yet many smartphone security features can easily be circumvented by thieves or police officers equipped with off-the-shelf forensics equipment. Worse, thanks to a recent California Supreme Court ruling, police officers may be able to search your smartphone for hours without a warrant if you're arrested for any reason. Ars Technica has an article exploring the legal issues surrounding cell phone searches and explaining how you can safeguard your smartphone from the prying eyes of law enforcement officers.
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Encrypt Your Smartphone -- Or Else

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Real Programs don't use shared text. Otherwise, how can they use functions for scratch space after they are finished calling them?

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