Android is an increasingly popular target for malware and SMiShing (SMS phishing).
The recently discovered BadNews Android malware was again discovered lurking on Google Play.
Millions of Android users have been tricked into downloading a new Trojan masquerading a slew or legitimate apps directly from Google Play, warns Lookout researcher Marc Rogers.
Mobile malware threats increased 163% to more than 65,000 in 2012, according to NQ Mobile.
The big news last week was that, according to researcher Hugo Teso, it is possible for malicious individuals to take control of an airplane using a special framework and an Android app.
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