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4,900 new Android malware strains discovered every day

2015/07/01

Help Net Security - (International) Security researchers from G DATA reported that they discovered 440,267 new Android malware strains in the first quarter of 2015, and that at least 50 percent of the malware currently being distributed includes banking trojans and SMS trojans for financial motivations, among other findings.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=3067

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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