Former hacker talks phone password security

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – In an ever increasing digital world, protecting personal information is essential.

One piece of personal property that is near and dear to many is the cell phone.  They often contain passwords, contacts, and other very personal information.

However, using a phone passcode may not keep your phone as protected as you may think.

A former hacker turned security analyst talks about how to protect your phone from hackers.

Cody Kretsinger joined the show via Skype to talk your phone and other personal information from getting into the wrong hands. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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