NEWS: New mobile virus rampant in China
Chinese AV company NetQin has issued a warning about a new mobile virus rampant in China. Dubbed ‘MMS Bomber’ the virus has allegedly affected millions of Chinese mobile phones. The virus is disguised as an application. It secretly sends an MMS containing a malicious URL to random mobile phone numbers.
As a leading player in mobile security, NetQin holds 68% market share in China, and has received several industry awards, including the 2009 China Frost & Sullivan Award for Mobile Security Market Leadership.