You install Internet security software on your computer, but what about your smartphone or tablet? If you think the mobile devices don’t require security software, well, you’d be wrong. Treating your smartphone or tablet in the same manner you do your laptop is crucial, as these devices are actually just smaller, powerful computers.
According to Symantec’s 2015 Internet Security Threat Report, it was discovered that 17 percent of all Android apps (nearly one million total) are actually malware in disguise. This includes 46 new families of Android malware in 2014.
If those statistics don’t have you convinced yet, take a look at some of the most important reasons that smartphones and tablets require security software, and learn what you can do to keep yours protected:
If you have any questions or want to learn more about how to protect your devices, contact us today.
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