Smart phones are exposed to threats such as theft of data and to be sold in illegal markets – especially because these devices store all the personal information and contacts of their owners.
Pablo Ramos, an expert on mobile device security company ESET explained that these threats are difficult to identify because they are hidden in video games or applications.
Ramos presented the new mobile protection system under the Technology day event in Central America and the Caribbean.
ESET Mobile Antivirus is the security solution for smartphones and Pocket PC based on Windows Mobile and Symbian and can be downloaded from the phone. According to Ramos are also developing an antivirus for iphone.