A new malicious program, known as the most sophisticated Android malware yet with the name of “Geinimi”, has emerged in China that can infecting Google Android operating system devices. The new variation of malware allows a hacker to gain access to personal data from remote server once it installed on a user’s device. The Geinimi malware has already infected a few applications, including repackaged versions of apps sold in China such as Monkey Jump 2, Sex Positions, President vs. Aliens, City Defense and Baseball Superstars 2010. However, the original versions available in the official Google Android Market have not been affected.

To further protect the Android devices, here is an award-winning mobile security software from Lookout that you can consider. Named as Lookout Mobile Security, it is a free app that provides protection against viruses, malware, hackers, spyware, the ability to backup and restore data, and tools to help locate lost or stolen phones.

Features of Lookout Mobile Security:

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  • Protect against the latest viruses and malware with automatic antivirus updates
  • Find your missing phone by locating it on a map
  • Remotely turn on GPS for the most accurate Find My Phone for Android
  • Backup and Restore
  • Complete security and privacy protection for Android
  • Privacy Advisor to identify which apps can access your personal data such as location, messages and personal information
  • Secure your smartphone
  • Protect your most important data
  • Download apps without worry
  • Stop hackers in their tracks

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Lookout Mobile Security is available for Android, Blackberry, and Windows Mobile phones.