Posted 04 November 2014 - 12:20 PM
Is it possible? Sure, you yourself even said so. Is it probable, not likely to the average user. It's quite unlikely that an Android application would be transferred through a network onto a Windows or Apple device on a network. Sure it can be done. But the effort to create such a versatile piece of malware would not make it worthwhile for the average malware creator.
The level of time and energy to create that sort of malware can better be spent focusing on a much wider pool of victims. Just because it's possible doesn't always mean it's done. Malware is a crime of opportunity and least resistance by and large.
Practicing safe downloading techniques and being very aware of every apps permissions when installing is your best defense.
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