How to Protect Your PC, Mac, Smartphone and Tablet Simultaneously

The numbers behind the explosive growth of cybercrime are astounding. In a little over two decades, we’ve gone from less than 500 pieces of malware to over 100 million malware samples, just announced in the McAfee Threats Report: Third Quarter 2012 . Cybercrime has evolved from nothing to a multibillion-dollar industry.

PCs are still the biggest target of cybercriminals. But as more people navigate to mobiles and Macs, so do the criminal hackers.

The Android platform for smartphones and tablets remains the largest target for both mobile malware and spyware. In fact, we see very few mobile threats that are not directed at Android phones. After a slight decline earlier in the year, Android malware has rebounded and almost doubled this quarter compared with the second quarter

Mac malware, which compromises Apple’s platform, shows strong, continued growth. This surprises many people because this threat inspires far less discussion than PC and…

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