iiMedia Research published the summary of mobile security market in China as of Q1,2011 as follows.
1. Market share of mobile security company
#1 360 54.6%
#2 QQ 22.9%
#3 Netqin 11.4%
#4 Kingsoft 2.7%
#5 Kaspersky 2.1%
#6 Rising 1.5%
2. The number of using mobile security products user and its active users
Total users : 128 million people
Active users : 83.3 million people
3. The number of newly virus for Symbian and Android
Colored blue : Symbian
Colored red : Android
As of Q1,2012, the number of newly virus for Android was 1,572 pieces, and Symbian's was 967 pieces.
Compared to Q1,2011, the number of Symbian's was almost even, but Android's increased 5 times. It's reason why as I reported before, the shipment number of Android rapidly increased from the second half on 2011, so the number of newly virus also increased...
4. The type of virus on Symbian and Android
#1 Consumption of resources 41.4% Fee deduction 68.4%
#2 System crush 31.2% Stolen private info 14.3%
#3 Fee deduction 22.1% System crush 7.1%
#4 Other Consumption of resources 41.4%
In China, the number of mobile internet user was about 360 million people in the end of 2011, and expected it will be about 550 million people in the end of 2014.
Threat of virus will be increasing more and more in the future, so mobile users have to prepare for looking before they leap...
Original article => 199IT