How to protect yourself from juice jacking
Juice jacking is a type of cyber attack involving a charging port that doubles as a data connection, typically over USB. This often involves either installing malware or surreptitiously copying sensitive data from a smart phone, tablet, or other computer device.
Simple ways of Protection:
- Carry a Personal Charger
- Carry a Backup Battery
- Lock Your Phone
- Power the Phone Down
- Avoid plugging your phone into unknown charging stations and computers