Google (GOOG) likes to trumpet Android's "open" nature relative to Apple's (AAPL) iOS, with no...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) likes to trumpet Android's "open" nature relative to Apple's (AAPL) iOS, with no company controlling which apps can be sold. But this openness comes at a price: McAfee claims Android accounted for the majority of new mobile malware threats in Q2, whereas instances of iOS malware were too negligible to be reported.