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Apple’s iOS Led Mobile Vulnerabilities in 2014 Says Symantec

There are now more than 1 million malicious apps out there. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg, since there are perhaps as many as 2.3 million grayware apps, which aren’t technically malware but display “undesirable behaviour, such as bombarding the user with advertising,” according to Symantec’s latest Internet security threat report ISTR Report...

Symantec: Mobile Malware ‘Almost Exclusively’ Targeted Android in 2013

According to the latest data released by security firm Symantec as part of its annual internet security threat report, Google's Android was the target of all but one of the new mobile malware families discovered in 2013, AppleInsider reports. Microsoft's Windows Phone was the subject of the only non-Android malware discovery. The report highlights that...