• Welcome How Android Forum
  • Write your problem and get solutions.
  • Know latest news about android updates.
Hello There, Guest! Login Register



Thread Rating:
  • 21 Vote(s) - 3.33 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
avast! Free Mobile Security App Reviewed by Members Rating: 21 Vote(s) - 3.33 Average 100 1
#1
Protect your Android phone and tablet with the top-rated (4.7 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. Download it today – totally free, with no catch.

Trusted by millions of people and recommended by top Android authorities:

★ AndroidAuthority: “The best just got better… nothing comes close.”
★ Android and Me: “The best anti-theft solution on the market.”
★ AndroidPolice: “Basically anything you would want should your device get lost or stolen”.
★ Droid-Life: “It doesn’t get much more extensive than this”.
★ PCAdvisor: “Your first port of call when looking for a security product”.

MOBILE SECURITY – ANTIVIRUS & ANTI-THEFT
With over 20 years of experience protecting your PC, our robust security technologies can now protect your mobile devices. avast! protects you against all type of threats – malware, viruses, and spyware (including USSD blocker), as well as accidental loss or even theft.
• Scans installed apps and memory card content on demand and new apps upon first use. Schedule automatic scans for when you’re asleep.
• Understand your apps’ access rights and intentions with advanced Privacy Report.
• Retain your privacy with SMS and call filtering. Block numbers you don’t want to be able contact you.
• Safe mobile web surfing with our Web Shield, which blocks malware-infected links and even USSD numbers with the ability to wipe your device memory. It also fixes mistyped URLs.
• SMS and file scanning for complete mobile security.

FIND MY PHONE
Lost cell phones or stolen devices are an everyday reality. Be prepared with most advanced Anti-Theft solution on the market. It enables you to find the phone, control it remotely, and much more.
• Control it remotely via web-based interface (my.avast.com) or SMS.
• Locate your phone on map.
• Lock the device until you find it, activate the siren, or wipe memory to keep your private data safe.
• Get email notification of a SIM card change.

FREE TOOLS FOR YOUR ‘DROID
avast! Mobile Security antivirus and anti-theft app includes some great free tools for your mobile device.
• Measure incoming/outgoing data transfers with Network Meter.
• Get insights about installed apps with Apps Manager.
• Add a practical Widget to your home screen.
• Enable Firewall (rooted phones only).

[Image: avast-Free-Mobile-Security.jpg]

App-Review - avast! Mobile Security for Android



[Image: DownloadButton.png]
 
#2
Very intelligent application to use. The best free anti virus for mobile and pc personal users like me. I always suggest this only for my friends because it is user friendly and faster than any other.

Thanks
 
#3
(06-03-2013, 10:41 AM)marcushull3 Wrote:  Very intelligent application to use. The best free anti virus for mobile and pc personal users like me. I always suggest this only for my friends because it is user friendly and faster than any other.

Thanks

You are right, I am also with you. Smile
 
#4
I have HTC One and I want to install it but before doing this, I want to know it's benefits and drawback.

Will this app effect of device speed?

Please suggest me.

Thanks in advance!
 
#5
Hey, all. Avast detected a trojan within my Settings application. It says, "Trojan detected - Android:SMForw-Al [Trj]." I can't, and probably don't want to, delete my settings app, which it keeps on prompting me to do.

What should I do?
 
#6
(09-21-2013, 03:01 PM)DroidNewbie Wrote:  Hey, all. Avast detected a trojan within my Settings application. It says, "Trojan detected - Android:SMForw-Al [Trj]." I can't, and probably don't want to, delete my settings app, which it keeps on prompting me to do.

What should I do?

Just ignore it, it better for you, to simply follow good security practices:

Carefully check app permissions before installing

Be careful about granting root privileges

Keep your phone up to date (preferably running the latest android version)

Don't install apps from outside the play store (or at least be careful)

Thanks
 
#7
It's ok I guess Using it for about a week now Smile
 
#8
Unable to remove the all malware?

Avast antivirus is a good software, it remove all the malware but sometimes my phone is affected by some malware. Today scan my phone with avast but I am feeling my phone doesn’t work properly.

After scanning my phone, its sms and call filter is not working. And it is also not blocking unknown calls.

I had tried all the possibilities but not working at all.Currently i am using Samsung s duos.

I am sure it’s a malware problem. Please help me…
 
#9
I’ve installed it on my Galaxy S4 last month and it working well but now a days it’s scanning is too slow. No doubt it’s very good antivirus app according to my experience, it find and remove the malware easily. I have had a full scan my galaxy s4 and it’s take time to scanning around 65 minutes and still the bar showing that only 6% of the scan .

I am unable to understand why is scanning too slowly??
 
#10
i am using avast antivirus app on my galaxy s4 mini but not problem yet like you have.
 
  


[-]
Quick Reply
Message
Type your reply to this message here.

Image Verification
Please enter the text within the image on the left in to the text box below. This process is used to prevent automated posts.
Image Verification
(case insensitive)

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Norton Security antivirus AndroidNews 5 1,191 12-11-2014, 07:30 PM
Last Post: GeraldSa
  AVG Antivirus Free for Android Android Phones 6 3,538 04-07-2014, 11:02 AM
Last Post: Jessica Thomas
  [FREE][APP] SMS Antivirus, scam detector kiwiio 0 221 03-30-2014, 03:58 AM
Last Post: kiwiio
Thumbs Up Protect your Smartphone with 360 Mobile Security Antivirus App Android Expert 1 602 01-07-2014, 10:59 AM
Last Post: Tommy Gillespie
  F-Secure Mobile Security App Android Expert 1 935 12-23-2013, 05:21 PM
Last Post: Felicity Miller
  Quick Heal mobile security for Android Phone kolokoy56 1 1,126 10-05-2013, 01:04 PM
Last Post: Kraisydave
  McAfee Antivirus & Security App : Protects your Android phone or tablet Akmal Hakim 0 565 09-11-2013, 06:01 PM
Last Post: Akmal Hakim
  Mobile AntiVirus Security PRO App AndroidHelp 1 542 07-12-2013, 12:15 PM
Last Post: Destinney Colon
  NQ Mobile Security & Antivirus App AndroidHelp 1 963 06-20-2013, 05:23 PM
Last Post: Eunice Wegener
  Sophos Security & Antivirus App AndroidNews 0 628 06-05-2013, 11:51 AM
Last Post: AndroidNews

Forum Jump:


1 Guest(s)