5 Android Security Apps
Android operating system is at hit list of hackers, security researchers have previously found many malicious code circulating in the android market. The android can be exploited by severals ways and the most common vulnerability that hackers used to use is lack of awareness and right prevention tools and techniques. Following article is the review of top best android security applications available in Android market.
Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus
Protect your Android™ phone and tablet with the top-rated (4.6 stars!) free mobile security app with both antivirus and anti-theft.
- avast! Mobile Security keeps your device safe from viruses,
malware, and spyware.
- It helps you locate your lost phone through our web-based
phone locate feature.
- Remote device lock and/or memory wipe in its advanced
Anti-Theft component keep your data safe.
- Handy tools like network meter, app manager, and even
firewall (on rooted phones) give you complete control of your mobile
Avira Free Android Security
Unique protection from malicious apps, device theft & unwanted calls.
- Remotely track/locate your phone or tablet
- Scan all apps with superior antivirus certified by AV-Test.org
- Remotely lock or wipe your device to guard your privacy
- Prevent annoying contacts from calling/texting you
ESET Mobile Security & Antivirus
Protection for Your Data and Your Mobile Adventures
ESET Mobile Security excels with 99.7% detection rate (source: AV-TEST May/June 2013)
ESET offers a slick security suite for Android smartphones, which impressed us with its intuitive interface. The functionality of ESET Mobile Security is equally well thought-out (Source: AV-Comparatives August 2013)
Enjoy your time online, social networking or shopping, protected by ESET technology that has been successfully protecting customers for a record breaking 10 consecutive years (source: Virus Bulletin, VB100 Awards).
IKARUS Mobile Security
IKARUS mobile.security – the award-winning antivirus solution for Android protects your smartphone or tablet reliably against malware in apps and from the Internet. Find and remove viruses, trojans, spyware, adware and other malware without impacting your battery or memory.
The benefits of IKARUS mobile.security:
- daily updates for the latest threats
- reliable protection and support directly from IKARUS
- support for multiple languages (German, English, Italian,
Spanish, French, Chinese)
- upgrade option / test licence for full version (incl. URL
filter, protection against theft and text messaging spam)
Trend Micro Mobile Security & Antivirus
The Free version includes an Anti-virus scanner, 50MB of cloud storage, privacy scanner for Facebook and a 30day trial of the premium features. After 30 days you can upgrade to the premium version or keep using the free features.
Premium (PAID) Version includes:
- Lost Device Protection: includes anti-theft features that let
you find, lock and wipe a missing device.
- Data Theft Scanner: warns you of apps that potentially steal
- Safe Surfing and Call & Text Filtering: keeps you and your kids safe by avoiding unwanted contact and content
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