Thursday, July 8

SmartPhone Malware

In 2009 at the CanSecWest conference in Vancouver, it was reported by main-stream media that because no hackers were able to exploit vulnerabilities on the common smartphone platforms, that they were secure.  Now NetQin has shown that they have identified a new set of malware targeting the Symbian platform.  Just more confirmation that any platform is susceptible to malware, if it is an attractive enough target.