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354 In March 2016, Galen Gruman of InfoWorld stated that Android devices could be a "real part of your business.
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203 204 Common security threats Research from security company Trend Micro lists premium service abuse as the most common type of Android malware, where text messages are sent from infected phones to premium-rate telephone numbers without the consent or even knowledge of the user.
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