Tips on how to keep your smartphone safe from malicious apps


Published 07/08 2014 07:24PM

Updated 07/08 2014 07:29PM

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - We all love to use apps on our smartphones, but certain apps can make it easy for hackers to compromise your phone and the data that's stored on it.

While there is not a fool-proof method for avoiding malicious apps, there are ways to keep your phone and it's data safe.

Chase Powers, retail sales representative for Cellcom shared some safety tips with Tom and Erin on Local 5 News at Six.

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