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Experts already issue warning for cyber threats in 2014

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NEW YORK – While the New Year is less than 24 hours away, experts are already issuing a warning for new cyber threats heading into 2014.

Officials at ‘McAfee’ are predicting a rise in malware that targets mobile devices, especially those running on Android systems.

Ransomware attacks are expected to go mobile, fueled by a rise in virtual currencies.

Attacks targeting social networks are also expected to increase in the coming year.