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As the prevalence of the Android OS grows, so grows a commensurate vector for malicious attacks from malware. Apparently, the number of malicious apps is growing, too. According to a study released by security software maker Trend Micro, the number of malicious and high-risk Android apps has jumped to about 718,000--which is more startling when you realize that the same group reported that there were 509,000 just last quarter. Trend Micro predicts that there will be over a million such apps by the end of the year. Trend Micro says that it took the PC industry about ten years to hit that mark. This... Read more...