More worms target mobile phones

Tuesday, 11 January 2005, 11:56 AM EST

The emergence of two new variants of a worm that targets smart phones could signal the beginning of more attacks against such devices, says the security software vendor that discovered the threats.

But some security analysts say that there's no reason for immediate concern and that large-scale attacks targeting smart phones and handheld computers are unlikely in the short term.

By Jaikumar Vijayan at PC World.

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