Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Free Android apps could make you vulnerable to aggressive adware

Free Android apps could hijack your phone

Article Snip: "...Downloading free Android apps could make you vulnerable to aggressive adware, according to San Francisco-based security firm Lookout.

In fact, as much as five percent of those free apps have spammy ads that may be parceling out your information to third parties according to CTO Kevin Mahaffey. ..."


Reference: cnet.com