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8 Android Security Concerns That Should Scare IT

Even though mobile operating systems such as Android are superior to PCs when it comes to protecting against security threats, there still are several concerns that IT should beware.
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Third-Party App Stores

While not all third-party app stores are tremendously scary (after all, Amazon and Samsung stores are considered third party), they're known for having more malware-ridden apps than the official Google Play store. There are legitimate reasons to shop in third-party stores, but your IT department needs to warn users to be mindful of deals that seem too good to be true ... because usually they are.
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Third-Party App Stores

While not all third-party app stores are tremendously scary (after all, Amazon and Samsung stores are considered third party), they’re known for having more malware-ridden apps than the official Google Play store. There are legitimate reasons to shop in third-party stores, but your IT department needs to warn users to be mindful of deals that seem too good to be true … because usually they are.

(Image: tpsdave via Pixabay)

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