The Android platform is becoming a key mobile target for cybercriminals, who are getting much more efficient with their malware, according to a report from Web-security company Blue Coat Systems.
In a mobile malware report, Blue Coat notes that Android is a popular target. Here's a look at the volume of Android malware:
Blue Coat noted:
The Android-based malware blocked by WebPulse included an Android root exploit and a variety of rogue Android software. Forty percent of Android malware was delivered via malnets, demonstrating how cybercriminals can successfully utilize embedded infrastructures to attack mobile users. In the most recent … Read more