Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Android security has become a big topic

Today some media outlets discussed an Android smartphone security suite from a company called  Lookout, CEO John Herning  (link).

Malware authors have been providing infected applications mimicking those provided by banks and other legitimate companies, resulting in serious threat to loss of personal information and financial passwords for people who bank with smartphones.

AndroidGuys has a story explaining how typical android Trojans, like “GGTracjer”, work, link here

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