Android malware

Discussion in 'Mobile Devices/Windows 8' started by jscheef, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. jscheef

    jscheef Administrator
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    Check this article on Android malware - could be good for a smartphone/tablet SIG.

    Jim

    http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Security/New-Android-Malware-Threatens-Users-Personal-Data-237273/
     
  2. dragonbite

    dragonbite Well-Known Member

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    It uses a man-in-the-middle attack and
    So how is this different than a PC man-in-the-middle and a phishing scheme that sends you a file to install? If you wouldn't install the application on your PC, why would you do so on your phone?

    Or am I missing something here?
     

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