Consider the situation where you have to temporarily hand over your iPhone or iPod Touch to someone for use and afraid of curious snooping eyes sneaking into your personal documents, photos, videos and audios, confidential files that you want to keep absolutely private? For such a situation, and if you are a user of iPhone or iPod Touch, not so much can be done with its native privacy protection features.
iPhone, while outrivaling other touch devices with its supreme ease of use, fails to offer variety of options in its own privacy protection mechanism. Maximum protection that an iPhone offers is passcode locking with one feature only, which erases all the data on the 10th wrong passcode attempt.
For all those people concerning deeply about their private data, Folder Lock for iPhone is your knight in the shining armor. Offering full password protection for your files and folders that you want to keep private, Folder Lock for iPhone focuses on protecting all types of files, be it your personal documents, pictures, videos, audios or any other private file regardless of which extension they belong to.
Going beyond the features offered by other iPhone applications, this application does not only offer password protection of your sensitive and private files, but it’s versatile feature of playing audio and video files while staying within the application interface makes it unparalleled.
There is also a possibility that despite of having installed Folder Lock for iPhone, your iPhone might come across hacking attempts to break into the privacy of your files. You can keep track of all the hacking attempts on your iPhone with Folder Lock’s Hack Attempt Monitoring Feature. The saved logged of all such failed hack attempt will be displayed inside the application with exact time and date.
Want to frustrate an intruder trying hacking attempt s on your iPhone? With restrict password attempt feature of this application, you can cease any further wrong password attempts.
There is no such feature in the default Safari browser of iPhone that allows you to download anything for that matter. All, that browser is good for is surfing the web. Our built-in browser on the other hand, allows users to download files from the internet, they could be.exe files or mp3 files or files that are non-HTML, php etc.While no other iPhone application allows such an exclusive feature, Folder Lock for iPhone once again is proving to be one of its own kinds.
To protect files in iPhone, all you need to do is to have the Wi-Fi connection established between your PC or MAC and your device. When all is set, you will be given an IP address by the application after you tap on to ‘Add Files from PC’. You will have to enter this IP address into the address bar of your system’s browser. Your browser will then ask you to enter the password you set to log in the Locker. Once you are done with it, your browser will direct you to a web interface where a green button labeled ‘Add Document (s)’ will appear. Put whatever you want in your Locker and you are safe! As simple as it appears, your files and folders are NOW protected from every curious prying eye.
Privacy is an enormous concern for any iPhone user and with FolderLock for iPhone, your information is in safe hands.
by Mark Neil