Is There Spyware on My iPhone? Creepware is Here.

Since the start of the pandemic, there has been an alarming increase in phones infected with spyware. Whether you call it “Spyware,” “Stalkerware” or “Creepware,” if you have it on your phone, someone is spying on you. One of the most nefarious examples of mobile hacking is “cyber stalking.” If a cybercriminal has managed to hack your calls, texts, emails and photos without your permission, you can be sure that spyware has been installed on your phone.

How Do I Know if There Is Spyware on My Phone? What Does it Look Like?

Cellphone spyware detection and removal on the user level is possible. Almost all spyware will cause some kind of malfunction on cell phones. Here are some typical symptoms of cell phone cyber stalking:

Removing Spyware From an iPhone

With the current level of cybercrime, a small to midsized business should enlist professional IT Consulting services to ensure you have removed any spyware from your iPhone and are not putting the rest of your network at risk. Remember, a cell phone can be a cybercriminal’s entry point for your entire network. To help avoid an attack, here are some tips for identifying and removing spyware from your iPhone:

Cyber security involves many layers of protection well beyond protecting your computer from cyberattacks. Now, there are so many moving parts to securing your network and all your devices. Unfortunately, most small to midsized businesses have neither the time nor the expertise to handle cyber security on their own. Enlisting professional IT Consulting services will help you determine the right level of protection and ongoing security protocols to protect your hard-earned data.

Mobile Device Management is an Integral Part of Cyber Security

Every device connected to your network, from anywhere in the world, is a vulnerable access point for cybercriminals to breach your network. Mobile Device Management is now an integral part of cyber security. Computers and all your devices must also have established security protocols and defenses in place. With the expanded use of remote and work-from-home employees, having a team of IT experts to support your systems is imperative for small to midsized businesses. Your IT support team can train your staff, update your software, inspect and monitor your hardware and provide iron-clad cyber security for all your devices and networks.

GEEK-AID® Computer and Network Support specializes in customized Managed IT Services for small to midsized businesses. GEEK-AID®'s team of experts is comprised of top specialists in different areas of IT services, serving clients on-site and remotely for Macs, PCs and all your connected devices. The GEEK-AID® team doesn't clock out at five o'clock on Friday. They are available 24/7, remotely or in-person, to ensure your computers, network and data stay healthy and secure. As your business grows, expands its network and adds more devices such as smart controls, smart devices, wireless access and remote access, your network's cybercrime vulnerability and need for cyber security will grow, too. In addition to maintaining the hardware, software and security, employee training and regular IT support must be ongoing. New users and new devices will require additional training to use those devices efficiently. Hardware and software installation and maintenance, repair, cyber security and network protection are all related and must be consistent and proactive.

Call (877) GEEKAID (877-433-5243) to evaluate and discuss all your IT needs before any of your devices are breached by spyware.