McAfee Active Protection technology scans deep into your apps, files, and SD card to keep your device virus free. Unfortunately, it is not free, it costs USD30 per year. If you are skeptical, do give the 30-days trial a try. McAfee Mobile Security is an intel company, and it is free! McAfee Mobile Security protects your Android phone or tablet with award winning Anti Theft, Find Device, App Privacy Protection, Antivirus and Security features from the Intel Security Group.
Although it is free, the premium features include award-winning customer service and phone support, media backup and an ad free app environment. The premium version will cost USD30 per year.
- CaptureCam — Silently takes a snapshot of the person holding your lost device and emails the photo to you along with the device location. Snapshot triggers include multiple times of incorrect PIN entry and first key press on device after delivery of a message sent from the McAfee remote management portal
- S.O.S — Automatically saves the last location of your device before it runs out of battery
- Device Lock — Prevent misuse of your phone and personal info by remotely locking it
- Remotely Wipe Data — Wipe select data or revert to factory default settings
- Backup and Restore Data — Preserve contacts and SMS’ on demand, or on a schedule, then restore your information to your new device
- Locate and Track — Find your device if it is lost or stolen. View its location on a map; send a text to prompt its return
- Alarm — Initiate a remote alarm to locate your device if it’s hiding nearby
- Uninstall Protection—Keep a thief—or another user—from uninstalling the app and accessing your Android tablet or phone
- Remotely manage your mobile security from one central, easy-to-use web portal @ https://www.mcafeemobilesecurity.com/ or even via SMS texts using any smartphone or tablet
- Multi-User App Profiles — Restrict access to your apps by using one of the three profiles provided by the App Profile feature to create “safe” zones for your kids, friends, family or even a stranger. You control what apps others see on your device
- Applock — Lock apps with sensitive content to protect your privacy
- App Protection — Scans apps and reports about apps that may expose your data without your explicit consent including exposure posed by embedded or mobile ad libraries
- Call Blocker and SMS Filter — Easily block unwanted calls, numbers and texts—prevent spam
- SMS Blocker is not available for devices running Android version 4.4 (KitKat) and above
Antivirus and Web Protection
- Android Antivirus — Scans for malicious code from files, SD card, apps and Internet downloads
- Safe Mobile Web Surfing — Protection against web threats by blocking access to risky sites from texts, emails, QR codes and social networking sites
- Wi-Fi Security — Alerts you of unsecured Wi-Fi connections
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McAfee mobile solutions offer customers the confidence to safely connect, surf, shop and socialise online knowing that their data, device and privacy are safe. If your mobile device gets lost, stolen, infected with a virus, or an app unknowingly mines your personal information, you could lose your personal data, but also could possibly expose yourself, your friends, or your colleagues to financial fraud and identity theft. That’s why McAfee provides an award-winning security solution that’s as mobile as you are. Protect your mobile device with McAfee and do more with confidence.
Download McAfee Mobile Security for your Android Smartphone and Tablet.