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Will antivirus die in the post-PC era?

As smartphones and iPad-like devices become the preferred media for accessing information, antivirus companies may find themselves out of a job. End users, however, will need more education to avoid falling for ploys that dupe them into giving away sensitive information.

That’s the conclusion of a recent report by Forrester Research, which predicts that by 2015, half of devices on corporate networks will be post-PC devices, such as RIM’s BlackBerry or Apple’s iPad…

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