My favorite antivirus for PC is avast! Free Antivirus because it gives me the maximum facility as a free version. Now avast! launches the avast! Mobile Security for Android,. It ensures real-time protection with anti-theft tools. avast! Mobile Security barely reached the Android Market and can now be considered one of the best services that provide protection for your smartphone or tablet. You can completely make your Android device for completely free with this app. During our hands-on test, avast! Mobile Security runs very well on Android, making scans quickly and efficiently. Moreover, it is not only a mere antivirus, avast! Mobile Security comes with many options for device management. Continue to read more.
The interface of avast! Mobile Security is very beautiful and elegant - following the standard avast! computer - and easy to use. Unfortunately, it requires root Android device to activate some functions (such as activation of the firewall), which may annoy many users. However, amazing all-in-one security protection technology with Anti-Theft tool and other system tools comes with this app makes avast! Mobile Security antivirus is one of the richest in the Market, providing not only security against malware and thieves but also manage various functions on your Android. And all of this comes for free!
After installation, you will also need to install a secondary tool (optional) which is the avast! Anti-Theft, a security program that ensures the user can have remote access to the device in case of theft. You can make all your information deleted and can send commands to the device via text message for remote access. The application can not be uninstalled by the thief (function that needs rooted device). Thus, you can perform the following actions:
- Delete the call history
- Lock the device
- Fire Alarm
- Send GPS location
- Monitoring by audio
avast! Mobile Security can perform a full scan on your device as well as on the memory card, looking for any type of file that can be a threat for the system. In addition, it checks for malware in all apps that you have installed in the device always before running them. Scanning can be programmed by you, to make sure your device is always well protected and free from problems. avast! Mobile Security also offers an application manager and a web shield against sites with dangerous content.
With avast! Mobile Security you will also have lots of extra functions. It can create filters for text and links and has a privacy filter, showing which applications can share location information and identity without your permission. Some anti-theft system features of avast! Mobile Security need a rooted device to be activated, as functions of the firewall and Anti-Theft, which can block the access of internet connections for applications.
Besides all these options use and protection, the application can still be locked with a password, one way to ensure that your Android does not fall into the wrong hands. Check a easy comparison with other security software.
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avast! Mobile Security works on Android 2.1 and later and available for free in Android Market.