WATCH: How to Detect & Prevent Phone Hacking

Everyone is talking about the recent phone hack that exposed the nude pics of Ariana Grande, Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, and Kim Kardashian. Check out the video above to learn the warning signs of using a hacked smartphone. Knowing about these warning signs can help you to keep your private data safe.

There are lots of ways that a hacker can gain access to your phone, your photos, and your personal data. The video above showcases one common way that thieves can use an iPhone to steal your PIN number (and a simple way to stop them in their tracks.)

Want more info about staying safe on your smartphone? Check out our comparison of the security benefits of iOS versus Android, or check out five great alternatives to Find My iPhone.