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Mobile malware up 77 percent in 2014


CSO - (International) Lookout Inc., released a report on mobile malware and found that the mobile malware encounter rate for 2014 increased from 4 percent in 2013 to 7 percent, a 75 percent increase. The researchers also noted that mobile malware attacks increased in both sophistication and frequency during the past year, among other findings.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:23:09