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There is no point in trying to ignore it and hope it will go way, but Android does have a malware problem. Of course, Windows has a big malware problem too. So it is ironic that Microsoft's official Windows Phone Twitter account has asked people to tweet about their Android malware horror stories. The tweet says "Do you have an Android malware horror story? Reply with #DroidRage with your best/worst story and we may have a get-well present for you."
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