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Best antivirus for Android Mobile phones?

by katie-james / April 17, 2012 8:27 PM PDT

I have HTC Desire HD, with android 2.3.5 on it, i wana ask which is the best antivirus for my mobile? I will prefer the free one

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Re: antvirus voor android
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 17, 2012 8:31 PM PDT

With a recent update for my Avast-antivirus on my PC the popup message also contained an ad for an Android-version. I've got no reason to say it isn't good.


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Best antivirus for Android Mobile phones
by Aadamgibson / July 20, 2012 10:01 PM PDT

"Norton Security" is the best antivirus for android phone because Norton Mobile Security is an amazing Anti-Virus and number of people downloads from android market. It is also having some interesting feature like you can send command through SMS to your phone which is an amazing feature.

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I use AVG
by birdmantd Forum moderator / April 17, 2012 9:36 PM PDT I am very happy with that application on my Droid X.

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The problem so far hasn't been any virus but the malware.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 18, 2012 1:16 AM PDT

And no scanner seems to find those. Try this. Read reviews before you install that app.

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