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Avast: One in eight malware infections via USB

With the expanding amounts of storage available on cell phones, mp3 players, digital cameras, and gaming devices it's no surprise that malware is increasingly being transmitted over USB. Avast Software is reporting that out of 700,000 attacks reported by its…

Avast: 1 out of 8 malware attacks come from USB devices

Avast has published a blog post warning computer users about the increasing number of malware attacks targeting USB drives and Windows' AutoRun feature. During the last week of October, the security company recorded some 700,000 attacks on computers that voluntarily…