Norton Mobile Security is already available for on playstore for free for all android phones running android 2.2 or higher, however it’s the lite version which is available for free which protects your Android phones and tablets from theft, malware and viruses. Remotely locate your lost or stolen device. Scan your new apps, SD cards, new downloads, and app updates for malware and viruses. Easily control the protection for all your devices through one website.
We tested the full version of Norton Mobile Security for android and we found it is a really a nice protection tool for android phones as these days there are potential harmful apps which one might see on android playstore some of them will try to inject ads in notifications and some other apps may try to damage the system files on your android phone. Norton Mobile Security Lite with antivirus protects your Android phones and tablets from theft, malware and viruses. Remotely locate your lost or stolen device. Scan your new apps, SD cards, new downloads, and app updates for malware and viruses. Easily control the protection for all your devices through one website.
To start, firstly the first welcome screen of the app is quite simple and easy to understand, you can see if there are any malware detected any where on your android phone including the memory card, you can also decide what phone should do in case of theft so that you get the alerts, you have the option to backup the data in case of virus infection to another phone or SD card, you also have the option to block calls and you can also block webpages in the browser on android.
Under anti malware, you will see if there is any risk or you can run an instant malware or virus scan and you can also schedule the scan.
Under anti theft options you can set the option to remote lock the phone, make the device ring loud, locate your phone if it is on, take screenshot of the webpages visited and you can also remotely wipe all the data you have on your phone.
Under call blocking you can add numbers from which you don’t want to receive a phone call.
You can also block webpages to open
The full version of Norton Mobile Security offers more protection from theft, malware, viruses, and mobile spam. Remotely lock and erase your stolen device if necessary, to ensure your private information stays that way. Back up your important contacts and easily restore them across your devices. You can upgrade to the full version of Norton Mobile Security for $29.99