Now Free! McAfee Mobile Security protects your Android phone or tablet with award winning Antitheft, Find Device, App Privacy Protection, Antivirus and Security features from the Intel Security Group. Upgrade to our premium features: ...Read more
Now Free! McAfee Mobile Security protects your Android phone or tablet with award winning Antitheft, Find Device, App Privacy Protection, Antivirus and Security features from the Intel Security Group. Upgrade to our premium features: Award-winning phone support, Media Backup and an Ad free app environment. *McAfee LiveSafe and All Access users will automatically receive the premium version.
AWARDS AV Test—Perfect score, Jan, Mar and May 2014 PC Mag EXCELLENT 4-star rating, Sept 2013 Consumer Reports Review Winner, Aug 2013 Info Security Global Excellence Award, Feb 2012 & 2013
★Antitheft★ ☆ 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
★PRIVACY★ ► 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 ► App Lock — 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
NOTE: You may be charged for Local or International SMS fees when you use certain security features
Allows the application to control the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can switch networks, turn the phone radio on and off and the like without ever notifying you.
read phone state and identity
Allows the application to access the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can determine the phone number and serial number of this phone, whether a call is active, the number that call is connected to, ect.
intercept outgoing calls
Allows application to process outgoing calls and change the number to be dialed. Malicious applications may monitor, redirect, or prevent outgoing calls.
read system log files
Allows an application to read from the systemʼs various log files. This allows it to discover general information about what you are doing with the phone, but should not contain any personal or private information.
automatically start at boot
Allows an application to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the application to slow down overall performance of the phone by constantly running.
Allows an application to disable the keylock and any associated password security. A legitimate example of this is the phone disabling the keylock when receiving an incoming phone call, then re-enabling the keylock when the call is finished.
write sync settings
Allows an application to modify the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
modify global system settings
Allows an application to modify the systemʼs settings data. Malicious applications can corrupt your systemʼs configuration.
restart other applications
Allows an application to forcibly restart other applications.
change Wi-Fi state
Allows an application to connect to and disconnect from Wi-Fi access points, and to make changes to configured Wi-Fi networks.
prevent phone from sleeping
Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
retrieve running applications
Allows application to retrieve information about currently and recently running tasks. May allow malicious applications to discover private information about other applications.
display system-level alerts
Allows an application to show system alert windows. Malicious applications can take over the entire screen of the phone.
format external storage
Allows the application to format removable storage.
mount and unmount filesystems
Allows the application to mount and unmount filesystems for removable storage.
reorder running applications
Allows an application to move tasks to the foreground and background. Malicious applications can force themselves to the front without your control.
Allows application to receive and process SMS messages. Malicious applications may monitor your messages or delete them without showing them to you.
edit SMS or MMS
Allows application to write to SMS messages stored on your phone or SIM card. Malicious applications may delete your messages.
read SMS or MMS
Allows application to read SMS messages stored on your phone or SIM card. Malicious applications may read your confidential messages.
send SMS-received broadcast
Allows an application to broadcast a notification that an SMS message has been received. Malicious applications may use this to forge incoming SMS messages.
Allows application to receive and process MMS messages. Malicious applications may monitor your messages or delete them without showing them to you.
send SMS messages
Allows application to send SMS messages. Malicious applications may cost you money by sending messages without your confirmation.
directly call phone numbers
Allows the application to call phone numbers without your intervention. Malicious applications may cause unexpected calls on your phone bill. Note that this does not allow the application to call emergency numbers.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
view Wi-Fi state
Allows an application to view the information about the state of Wi-Fi.
fine (GPS) location
Access fine location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
coarse (network-based) location
Access coarse location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
read contact data
Allows an application to read all of the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to send your data to other people.
write contact data
Allows an application to modify the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to erase or modify your contact data.
Allows the application to control the vibrator.
Allows application to take pictures with the camera. This allows the application at any time to collect images the camera is seeing.
modify/delete SD card contents
Allows an application to write to the SD card.
discover known accounts
Allows an application to get the list of accounts known by the phone.
use the authentication credentials of an account
Allows an application to request authentication tokens.