Lost/Stolen Phone

The security of your smartphone is incredibly important since most people access a variety of accounts and store data on it. There are a number of free or low cost tools available to help you in the event that your smartphone is lost or stolen. These tools can either help you locate your device and/or securely wipe it depending on the situation.

Android Smartphones/Devices

Google offers a free service called Android Device Manager to help you in the event that your phone is lost or stolen. This free service can be accessed at https://www.google.com/android/devicemanager.

Apple Smartphones/Devices
The Apple iCloud service provides both backup and location/wipe services for your Apple devices. This service can be accessed at https://www.apple.com/icloud/.