Smartphone Malware on the rise, what you should know – infographic

August 18, 2011
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The growing threat of malware

We reported in June that 97% of people surveyed consider privacy is a top concern regarding their smartphones, but only 52% have ever read the privacy policy of a smartphone app.

Given that phone privacy is a top concern, AntiVirus protection company BullGuard.com put together an infographic outlining not only what malware is, but how the threat is growing and what you need to know. Given that most Realtors now own smartphones and a growing portion of business is done on these devices, it is important to know the weaknesses of the devices so that users can safeguard themselves. Tips for safeguarding are included below:

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