JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Use caution before you press "Install" to get a new mobile app.
That is the message Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued through his office's website Wednesday.
The news release stated some apps can contain malicious software and could allow someone "improper access to sensitive personal information." McDaniel said smartphone users should be selective about the types of apps they download.
The attorney general listed the following tips to better protect users:
For more information about consumer issues in Arkansas go to this website, or call (800) 482-8982.