Mobile use of social networks

AVG’S THREAT REPORT HIGHLIGHTS EMERGING TREND OF ATTACKS VIA MOBILE SOCIAL NETWORK CONNECTIONS

AMSTERDAM 27 April, 2012 – AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG), the provider of Internet and mobile security to approximately 108 million active users, today released its Q1 2012 Community Powered Threat Report. The report highlights the growing use of mobile devices to connect with social networks and how this is fast becoming a preferred method for cyber criminals to spread malware, particularly on those devices running Android.