Losing your smartphone sucks at best. There is always the issue of maybe having paid an arm and a leg for it. Then there are your phone numbers, messages, photos, videos, and whatever else may be stored on the phone. If you think about it, this data can be even more valuable than the actual price of the phone.
If Symantec‘s recent study is anything to go by, we all ought to be more worried about that hidden cost of losing a smartphone.