Android is Google’s mobile platform that is harnessed by billions of devices across the world.
The software is renowned for its Google Play Store that provides access to a deluge of different applications.
In particular, antivirus software is prominent on the store with many claiming they are able to scan a user’s device for malware and viruses.
However, it appears a high number of these programmes are not functioning in a manner users would expect, according to a new report.
Defenx PLC (LON:DFX), founded in 2009 and listed on the London Stock Exchange, is an up-and-coming company in the mobile security sector which offers a wide range of solutions for the protection of smartphones, desktop PCs and laptops.