Thursday, 08 December 2016

99% of mobile viruses target Android

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 02 May 14

F-Secure report reveals 275 of the 277 new threat types discovered in Q1 are aimed at Google's OS.

Much like Microsoft Windows in the PC market, Android's popularity with consumers as a smartphone and tablet OS has made it the favourite of virus makers. According to Finnish security specialist F-Secure, 99% of new mobile threat types it discovered during the first quarter of 2014 targeted Android users…

Much like Microsoft Windows in the PC market, Android's popularity with consumers as a smartphone and tablet OS has made it the favourite of virus makers. According to Finnish security specialist F-Secure, 99% of new mobile threat types it discovered during the first quarter of 2014 targeted Android users…

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