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Android AV BS

Post by Furball » Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:16 pm

https://www.tomsguide.com/us/android-av ... 29621.html

Most of the Android antivirus apps in the Google Play store are a complete waste of time and money, and some even make your phone more likely to be infected by malware, a new study finds. Basically, AV-Comparatives said, most Android antivirus apps are phony, and many of them seemed to have been created only to display ads or promote a developer's career. "The main purpose of these apps seems to be generating easy revenue for their developers, rather than actually protecting their users,"
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