From day to day, we see more and more people use their smartphone or PDA to surf the Internet and which has also made smartphone and PDAs to be more commonly infected by viruses. It’s only a matter of time before malicious code starts hitting our mobile devices and phones. Yes viruses has become portable and antivirus companies have entered the mobile world too.
AVG is the world’s leading provider of Consumer security solutions. They are more popular for their free avg product, which millions of home uses is running on windows 7, vista and XP operated computers! Now they have entered the mobile space through the acquisition of Droid security, a pioneer in cloud-based mobile security. Droid Antivirus Free will hereafter be released under the AVG banner as free AVG mobile antivirus product!
DroidSecurity is the only company of its scale exclusively focused on protecting smartphones, tablets and other devices running on the Google’s Android operating system. This powerful application provides a wide-range of protection against viruses/malware and SMS/text spam, plus enables users to track lost smartphones and remotely wipe data for enhanced security and control. According to company estimates, over 4.5 million Android mobile devices have downloaded DroidSecurity, making DroidSecurity among the largest and fastest growing providers of anti-virus apps for the Android market and among the fastest growing apps today.
DroidSecurity Antivirus Free has some great features and security options that just follows below:
Scan whole device and identify and remove viruses with a simpleclick
Automatic scans can be run weekly, daily, or on demand
Check apps for malware before downloading from app stores
Check website content, emails, and SMS for malware before downloading to device
Locate lost or stolen device using GPS
Create and display message on screen remotely
Lock device and wipe content
Manage applications remotely
Basic protection from SMS Spammers
You can also upgrade to DroidSecurity Antivirus Pro for only $9.9, and you will get the following benefits:
Premium SMS security
* All SMS checked in real time for malicious content and spam
* SMS spam blocked at source
* Anti-Virus PRO customers receive premium level support whenever they need it
* Anti-Virus PRO is free of advertising and other disruptions
The easiest way to download DroidSecurity Antivirus Free is to visit Android Market on your device and search for ‘Droid Security’ Or you can download .apk file to your PC, then transfer to your Android device.