Mobile security attacks are more common than you think, and are occurring worldwide on a variety of devices, operating systems and carriers. A recent infographic, posted on Mobile Marketing Watch, breaks down the likelihood of attacks by type of threat and where they occur. Here’s a look:
For developers and app-makers it’s important to remember to security test your apps under real world conditions before launch. If your app is vulnerable to common in-the-wild attacks it will have little chance of being widely adopted by users.