10 Trends Driving IT Security Spending In 2013


7. Mobile Malware

The next five trends have to do with mobility, including more mobile malware entering the market, Ayoub said.

In many cases, mobile malware gets introduced directly through apps downloaded from Google's Android and Apple's iOS stores, Ayoub said. "People take for granted that [when] they get an app that it's legitimate. Criminals have cleverly figured out ways to sneak malware in through those avenues. Companies insist apps are safe, but it's happened before. Be careful what you install," he said.

 



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