Apple has released iOS 17.3 and iPadOS 17.3 for the iPhone and iPad, and with it came a very important new feature called Stolen Device Protection.
We’ve explained what the feature does here; the short version is that it protects your data in case your iPhone or iPad gets stolen.
So how do you turn it on?
How to turn on Apple’s Stolen Device Protection for iPhone
If it hasn’t been turned on automatically, go to your device’s Settings, tap Face ID & Passcode, enter your device’s passcode, and tap to turn Stolen Device Protection on.