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80% increase of malware on Windows devices


Help Net Security - (International) Alcatel-Lucent released report findings revealing that 80 percent of mobile network malware infections detected in the first half of 2015 were found on Windows-based systems, that 10 of the largest threats on smartphones were mobile spyware, and that the prevalence of adware has been increasing, among other findings.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:25:15