Verizon debuts security app to battle malware on Android

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There’s been a lot of news lately on how Android mobile devices are malware’s new favorite victims. While Google has been working to beef up security for its mobile OS, wireless carriers are also pitching in.

Verizon announced the launch of its McAfee “Mobile Security” app for Android today, which aims to help subscribers protect stored data on their smartphones. More specifically the paid version of the app lets users remotely locate, alarm, lock, and wipe data from their device.

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