Threats android-based smart phone will bring on money transfer services in Kenya

https://i2.wp.com/blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/files/2012/08/Android-Malware-Growth-01.jpgThreat landscape is changing rapidly due to the growth of data services and smart phone market in Kenya. Users are streaming in mobile stores and customer care centers to redeem Bonga points and acquire smart phones . Its a craze sweeping around, walking the streets of Nairobi, I see people flashing trendy and sleek smart phones of all sorts (even kam-china smarphone). As an economist it portrays the growth of Kenya economy; the Government  increased taxes. The marketers are hitting there end month targets and the mobile operators announcing huge growth of profits surpassing another billion mark (even though I believe most of subscribers fore-go a meal to top up with a kabambe kumi at-least) translating to fat cheques to the “Shareholders” smiling all the way to the bank.

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