Apple’s iOS and Android are new favorite malware victims

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The online world is under siege. Computers, laptops, and mobile devices are increasingly being attacked by worms, viruses, botnets, Trojans, spam, and more.

According to a new report by McAfee (PDF), Malware is multiplying at a faster pace now than any other time in the last four years. There has been a 1.5 million increase in malware over last quarter, along with growth of newer threats, including “ransomware” attacks, thumb drive corrupters, and botnets.

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Story added 5. September 2012, content source with full text you can find at link above.