5 Android Security Apps

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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
    phone.

Avira
Free Android Security

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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

Android Market

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

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Android Market

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
    technicians

  • 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

Android Market

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Protect your privacy, find your phone or tablet when you lose it,
backup your photos and videos, improve your Facebook privacy and
identify malicious apps that steal your info including fake banking
apps. Trend Micro Mobile Security provides 99.9% detection according
to Av-test.org and is also certified by PCSL and AV-Comparatives.

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
    your information

  • Safe Surfing and Call & Text Filtering: keeps you and
    your kids safe by avoiding unwanted contact and content
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