Such massive numbers concern us when considering our own research and what it tells us about trends in mobile security. So we produced an infographic highlighting 10 statistics from our 2016 NowSecure Mobile Security Report.
Mobile apps are pervasive. They are being created and downloaded at a staggering rate. It is estimated that 179 billion apps will be downloaded in 2015. That’s a 41% increase over 2014 download totals. Plus, more than 60,000 new apps are added to the Apple App Store per month. Unfortunately, security of data is not always
As illustrated below, a mobile attack can involve the device layer, the network layer, the data center, or a combination of these. Inherent platform vulnerabilities and social engineering continue to pose major opportunities for cyber thieves and thus significant challenges for those looking protect user data. There are three points in the mobile technology chain