According to F-Secure’s 2013 H2 threat report, 97% of all mobile malware targets Android devices. While this number is extraordinarily high, the study points out that only 0.1% of the apps in Google’s Play Store contain malware.
What’s an Android user to do?
Listen to episode 133 of our Security Slice podcast and hear Lamar Bailey, Craig Young and Tyler Reguly discuss why there’s more iPhone malware than meets the eye, why specific countries have higher malware infection rates, and how app developers can stop malware from spreading.
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