Android You may be aware that the Android platform is the most targeted phone system in the world for malware and viruses.

This being true, there are steps you can take to ensure that your sensitive information remains safe and secure. As long as you are conscientious about your activities, you should be able to cut down on your potential for data breach and data loss significantly.

1. Check New Apps Thoroughly

Applications can be popular without being safe. Recent studies have shown that some of the 500 most popular applications contain malware or viruses. When installing new applications always check the reviews for the application to ensure that it is legitimate. Also, search for the product online to see if there have been reports of suspicious behavior. Free applications are more likely to contain malicious code; try to avoid installing applications that have not been thoroughly tested. Continue reading