styckx: I've been running Android devices since 2010 and have never seen a single piece of "malware"..
Drewdad: It's the iOS number that I find most interesting. You can only install apps from Apple, yet people are still getting malware?Tsk tsk.
BStorm: it's a comment about how the whole idea behind Android was to make it easier to install custom software, but to do so you typically have to unlock certain functions and capabilities that would otherwise help prevent the sort of malware problems that are now occurring.
Dokushin: gingerjet: When your entire business model depends on the user breaking all the security controls on the device to make it useful - are we remotely surprised by this number?Hm. I haven't "broken any security controls" on my SO's S3 -- what can't her phone do that an iPhone 5 can?\ We call that "put up or shut up" 'round here
gingerjet: When your entire business model depends on the user breaking all the security controls on the device to make it useful - are we remotely surprised by this number?
Spadababababababa Spadina Bus: Not known for having copious amounts of malware: Windows Phone. Ironic, no?/Not saying there isn't any on WP//Just sayin'
neaorin: styckx: I've been running Android devices since 2010 and have never seen a single piece of "malware"..This reminds me of something my father said to me once."I had no issues with viruses and whatnot. But then I installed that 'anti-virus' thing you mentioned, and now my computer's full of 'em!"
styckx: I'm curious what their definition of malware is.
milsorgen: I would love to know what they 1) what they consider to be malware
Wellon Dowd: I got a virus from a sybian. You really need to wipe them down between users.
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