There have been numerous reports lately of Android apps ladden with malware. There have been reports of text spams carrying malware. Cyber security reports of smart phones being the new target of malware is everywhere lately. On September 30th Trend Micro reported finding over 700,000 malicous apps in the Android marketplace.
In the midst of all of this bleak news on Tuesday Malwarebytes released an antivirus app for Android devices. The app detects and eliminates malware, including spyware and Trojans, scans your apps for malicious code, stops unauthorized access to your personal data, scans your Android device for security vulnerabilities, Identifies applications that are tracking your location and is available for free at Google Play.