Apple’s iOS is the Safest OS Against Spyware

iPhone_5With security being an increased concern in the digital world as of late, it is important to know if your phone is vulnerable to attack. According to a test done by FinSpy, iPhone users can rest easy knowing they are the safest.

FinSpy, spyware commonly used by law enforcement to monitor mobile devices, conducted a test to see how easy it was to break into different phones based on their operating systems. As it turns out, FinSpy was successful with all versions of Android and BlackBerry, Symbian, and Windows 6.1 and 6.5. The only OS they could not crack was the Apple iOS.

So iPhone users can rejoice in the knowledge that they are a little bit safer than everyone else. However, if your phone has been jailbroken, it is more vulnerable to spyware.

*Source: DNA