Chip Shot: Intel Security Encourages Consumers to “PIN it”

Intel is launching “PIN it” to encourage consumers to protect their privacy by locking, tracking and encrypting their devices. According to a study by Lookout, 113 smartphones are lost or stolen every minute. Using a PIN to lock mobile devices is one of the most important precautions consumers can take but, 30-40% of mobile users do not enable them, thus easily exposing passwords and personal information. Doubt a 4-digit PIN can save the day? Try your hand at cracking a PIN by visiting through March 2014 to win prizes.