Beware of Infected Mobile Apps

Cyber-criminals have mastered their skills at creating and distributing infected mobile apps that appear legitimate that can be downloaded to Smartphones, Tablets and Smartwatches.  If you install these infected apps, criminals can obtain complete control of your mobile device and wreak havoc.

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Think before you install! Only download applications from reputable sources.

Apple users should only use apps from the Apple App Store and Android users should only use apps from Google Play, as Apple and Google have performed security checks on apps.

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Posted by Jack Gerbs