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With AVG AntiVirus PRO Android Security you can: ★ Scan apps, settings, files, media, calls & text messages (SMS) in real-time ★ Enable finding/locating your lost or stolen phone via Google Maps™ ★ Lock & wipe your phone to protect your privacy ★ Kill tasks that can slow down your phone ★ Browse the web safely and securely ★ Monitor battery, storage and data package usage ★ Filter & block unwanted calls & text messages (SMS)
In addition, when installing the premium app, you also get: ★ App Lock - password protect app access ★ App Backup - backup apps from your device to your SD ★ Camera Trap - discreetly emails you a photo of anyone trying to unlock your phone ★ Device Lock - locks your phone whenever the SIM card is replaced
AVG AntiVirus PRO Android Security also: ★ Defends against malicious apps, viruses, malware and spyware ★ Identifies unsecure device settings and advises on how to fix them ★ Helps ensure contacts, bookmarks & text messages are safe ★ Checks media files for malicious software & security threats ★ Guards you from phishing attacks
App features: Protection: ★ Scan downloaded apps & files and remove malicious content ★ Search, shop & use social networks with peace of mind knowing your identity & personal data are protected from phishing & malware ★ Scan websites for harmful threats. If a suspicious URL is detected, you will be redirected to a “Safe Page” (applicable only to Android's default browser and Chrome)
Performance: ★ Kill tasks & processes that can slow down or freeze up your device ★ Monitor battery consumption, set battery level notifications & enable power saving ★ Monitor traffic - keep track of your 3G/4G mobile data plan usage by getting notifications when you are near to reaching your monthly data plan limit ★ Optimize internal & SD card storage space by either uninstalling apps and games or by moving them between the internal device memory and SD card
Anti-Theft & Phone Location: Use AVG’s remote management console or text messages (SMS) to: ★ Locate your lost or stolen phone and get help finding it via Google Maps™ ★ Lock your phone and set a lock screen message to help the locator find you ★ Make your phone ring (shout) even if it is on silent mode ★ Wipe your phone and SD card content ★ Camera Trap: discreetly emails you a photo of anyone who enters 3 wrong passwords when trying to unlock your phone ★ SIM Lock: automatically locks your phone whenever someone replaces your SIM card
Privacy: ★ App Lock: lock apps to protect your privacy and safety or lock your device settings to secure its configuration ★ App Backup: backup apps from your device to your SD card so you can restore them whenever necessary ★ Call and Message Blocker: protect yourself against spammers, hackers and scammers. Get warned about suspicious text messages, filter and block unwanted calls and messages * SMS Blocker isn’t available for Android v4.4 devices ★Wipe contacts, text messages, photos, browser history, calendar, format SD card, and restore mobile device to factory settings
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UPDATED ON: Nov 16, 2015
SIZE Varies with device
INSTALLATIONS: 100,000 - 500,000
LATEST VERSION: Varies with device
ANDROID VERSIONVaries with device
create Bluetooth connections
Allows an application to view configuration of the local Bluetooth phone, and to make and accept connections with paired devices.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
view Wi-Fi status
Allows an application to view the information about the state of Wi-Fi.
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
Allows an application to configure the local Bluetooth phone, and to discover and pair with remote devices.
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.
delete all application cache data
Allows an application to free phone storage by deleting files in application cache directory. Access is very restricted and usually for system processes.
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.
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.
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.
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.
read sync settings
Allows an application to read the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
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.
restart other applications
Allows an application to forcibly restart other applications.
write subscribed feeds
Allows an application to modify your currently synced feeds. This could allow a malicious application to change your synced feeds.
modify global system settings
Allows an application to modify the systemʼs settings data. Malicious applications can corrupt your systemʼs configuration.
write sync settings
Allows an application to modify the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
approximate (network-based) location
Access 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.
precise (GPS) location
Access precise 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.
discover known accounts
Allows an application to get the list of accounts known by the phone.
manage the accounts list
Allows an application to perform operations like adding, and removing accounts and deleting their password.
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 calendar data
Allows an application to modify the calendar events stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to erase or modify your calendar data.
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.
write owner data
Allows an application to modify the phone owner data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to erase or modify owner data.
write to user defined dictionary
Allows an application to write new words into the user dictionary.
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.
read SMS or MMS
Allows application to read SMS messages stored on your phone or SIM card. Malicious applications may read your confidential messages.
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.
control vibration alert
Allows the application to control the vibration alert.