Malware on the rise for Android OS
Updated: Wednesday, April 17 2013, 08:41 AM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Security threats from mobile malware are on the rise and nearly 95 percent of targets are on Androids.
The new report is being released Wednesday morning from mobile security firm NQ Mobile.
It estimates that nearly 33-million Android devices were targeted by malware in 2012, a jump of more than 200-percent from the previous year.
The NQ report also revealed that China, India and Russia were the top three countries with infected mobile devices.