Viruses becoming a greater threat for Android smartphones

Researchers have discovered malware for Android-based phones that gives attackers complete control of the device, enabling data theft.  Users are advised to only download apps from trusted sources, and avoid  installing anything from third-party stores.  More information about the malware can be found at http://www.darkreading.com/mobile-security/167901113/security/news/232800310/first-google-android-bookfit-found.html..

 

Last modified on September 27, 2012