99 percent of mobile malware targets androids: F-Secure
March 21, 2017 / F-Secure
[India], Mar. 21 (ANI): More than 99 percent of all malware designed for mobile devices targets Android devices, explained Olaf Pursche, Head of Communications at AV-TEST, in the F-Secure State of Cyber Security 2017. "There are over 19 million malware programs developed especially for Android, making Google's mobile operating system the main target for mobile malware.The reason for this is the vast distribution of Android devices, as well as the relatively open system for the distribution of apps," he said.