FBI Issues Android Warning

If you have an Android phone, you may be intersted in this story.  It seems that there are a couple of dangers of having a fully open development platform and they come in the form of some pretty serious malware.  The two malware instances are called Loozfon and FinFisher and they are designed to mine data and spy on your phone's data and apps.  Take a read and see how you can protect yourself.

Developers often complain about the hoops Apple (AAPL) makes them jump through to get their wares into the iOS App Store. But the company has its reasons -- besides its 30% cut of the revenue -- and one of them was illustrated by the warning issued Friday by the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3).