I guess so - excerpt from article by Claudia Buck - Wise up, make sure your smart phone is protected.
"- Install the same type of software and security programs you'd want on your computer. There are mobile versions of security software from the same companies that offer products for your desktop. Or contact your phone service provider for guidance.
- Check out apps before downloading them. Look on review sites, such as www.whatapp.org which rates some apps for privacy and security.
Read more: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the-public-eye/2010/10/the-public-eye-wise-up-make-sure-your-smart-phone-is-protected.html#ixzz14jtezhPs