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Three-quarters of Dutch don't secure smartphone

Tuesday 26 April 2016 | 10:29 CET | News
Three-quarters of Dutch smartphone users don't have any security system on their phone, according to research by the Telecompaper Consumer Panel. AVG showed the highest penetration, used by 12 percent of Dutch smartphone owners, followed by Avast with 5 percent and McAfee at 4 percent. Older people were more likely to have a security app installed than younger people. Among over-65s, 16 percent used AVG and 11 percent Avast. Earlier research by the panel showed that almost three-quarters of the Dutch are aware that their mobile devices are vulnerable to viruses from apps. However, a much

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Avast / AVG Technologies / McAfee
Countries: Netherlands
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