ESET Mobile Security & Antivirus
ESET Mobile Security is a good solution to protect your smartphone and tablet devices. It will give you that extra security that you can trust. When you first install mobile security antivirus you will be automatically opted-in for 30 days of PREMIUM features for free. After using it for 30 days, then you have the option to upgrade to the PREMIUM or continue to use the basic protection which is free forever. The basic protection will be good enough for most people but for those that want better features can opt-in for the premium plan at a reasonable price point.
- The free version will still offer support if you need it and will help with any issues you might have.
- It has quarantine to automatically isolates infected files. This will stop the spreading of infection to your device.
- The app will auto scan for downloaded apps and other files. This is helpful as it will stop infected files from reaching your device.
- Has an On-demand Scan for infection when the user needs too. This is just to double-check everything is clean and nothing was missed.
- It has a Remote Lock for Anti-Theft with, Remote Siren and GPS. Great idea to prevent someone from walking away with your phone.
- Offers an Unstructured Supplementary Service Data protection
- Anti-Phishing will stop fraudulent attempts to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details.
- Scheduled scanning- allows you to schedule a device scan to run automatically at a predefined time.
- On-Charger Scan and Scheduled Scan– if you select this option, The app will only scan installed applications, DEX files, and executable files
- Automatic updates are great to keep up with the latest security patches and latest bug fixes. Important because of security patches.
- SMS/MMS/Call blocking-Rules can be created to block calls to and from specific phone numbers.
- Proactive Anti-Theft with web interface on my.eset.com.This is an important feature because theft crime has risen.
- Device Monitoring of important settings.
- Application Audit.