Recent reports about Trojan attack on Android mobile devices are making buzz on web and people are searching for antivirus software or security software for their smartphone and mobile devices like Android phones. We have already listed free antivirus software for Windows PC and now here is the time to share some effective software to secure mobile devices. Now a days, we browse Internet on Smartphone and even use the phone to purchase apps and other products or to manage PayPal like services, and the recent Geinimi Trojan is capable to sending personal data from the phone to remote computer. So it is really important to take some important steps to secure the device.
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Here is a list of antivirus and antimalware software for mobile devices like Symbian phones and Android phones. All of them doesn’t work on Android but some of them does. This list is having most of the paid software but they are effective for cleaning infected phones and even for protecting mobile devices from infection.
1. Kaspersky Mobile Security – Apart from malware and virus protection, you may use the inbuild GPS feature to locate your stolen Smartphones as well. You can use GPS find function of Kaspersky for mobile to find the lost phone.
2. Norton Mobile Security – This is one of the popular mobile security software to handle unwanted calls, malware, virus etc. as well on the phone. You may restrict the access of contacts by making them private by using this software.
3. McAfee Mobile Security – This is another mobile security suit to work as antivirus, antimalware software for mobile devices. Apart from content safety, you may use this tool to manage your smartphone data in secured manner.
4. F-Secure Mobile Security – Enable safe browsing on your Smartphone to browse the web securely thru your mobile browser like Opera or default browser.
5. Trend Micro Mobile Security – Another mobile security software with antivirus, firewall and intrusion detection system.
6. ESET Mobile Security – This is antivirus and safety software for Symbian and Windows Mobile phones.
[ad id='7' style='float:left;margin:10px 10px 10px 0']7. BullGuard Mobile Security – Another mobile security software with features like antivirus, antispyware, parental control, firewall, basic backup, spamfilter etc.
9. BitDefender Mobile Antivirus – Windows Mobiles and Symbian OS phones can be secured with this free to download security system i.e. antivirus program.
10. Lookout Mobile Security – For securing Android, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile, you may try this free mobile security software from Lookout.
11. AVG Mobile Security – Free antivirus program provider for Windows PC, is also having a mobile security suit. Android users can download the AVG antivirus for mobile from Android market or your can install it on your PC and scan your Android phone. This is also a free antivirus program for Android by AVG.
12. Robota Mobile Antivirus – For Symbian OS mobile phones, you may try this software to scan the phone for virus or malware programs.
13. Avast PDA Edition – For PDA devices, you may try this Avast PDA edition for security from virus and malware programs.
14. Dr. Web Mobile Security – This is another mobile security package for Android, Symbian and Windows mobile phones.
If you feel that you are using your Smartphone or mobile device for handling unknown files and apps most of time, then you should have proper security. Third party apps of wirelessly received files from other devices may cause the injection of Trojan, Malware or virus on your Smartphone. If you does that all the time, then you should try any of the above listed software for full protection of your device and stored data.