Android Malware Being Delivered Via Ad Networks

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New form of malware has been discovered recently by a Palo Alto company. Certain advertisements on Android devices can install Malware on your device, compromising all SMS services (sending out texts without user consent). This is breaking news in terms of mobile security, and companies are looking into ways of preventing further attacks.

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