The best AntiVirus App?

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May 5, 2014 12:18:28 PM via Website

I think "Avira" is best for Android and for iPhone "Lookout Mobile Security For iPhone" is a good one. Yous may try some more also but these can solve most of the issues.

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May 6, 2014 6:32:15 PM via App

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May 7, 2014 3:29:16 PM via Website

I read something this morning that said the best capture rate for viruses/malware etc was TrustGo. I've overdone my device limit with Lookout so I've switched to Avast, but I might have to give TrustGo a bash if they're pulling the best security of all.

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May 8, 2014 9:08:35 AM via Website

Tim F.


now there is a free App from G Data, which contains free protection. There are some more features in the app, but they aren't for free..
Here is the link to the [G Data App][1]



Interface, doesn't looks good to me everything seems to be in the Red and White color :( I would say I is just same as the other antivirus app. Another thing I would like to ask you is there a need of Anti-Virus for the Android?

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May 8, 2014 8:17:07 PM via Website

But, is the interface important (sorry, but I think after the installation of the app it runs in the background!?)

This Question is not easy to answer :D In my opinion it is important to protect your smartphone. Today a kind of malware was found, the "Koler.A trojan (here are some information about this trojan: click here)

On the other side, there aren't kinds of malware, which are as dangerous as e.g. Windows malware. You have to install the infected app by your self. But, often these infected apps are "camouflaged" for example in games or other apps. So, I think AntiVirus software on Android is usefull and important, but if you are careful all the time, and read the permissions e.g. it is not needed esentialy.


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May 9, 2014 9:48:48 AM via Website

@Tim F, here I would say yes the interface do seemed important in my case :) I really appreciate you answer about the need of Antivirus for the Android device, I seemed to agree with you there is not needed essentially but as we can't be careful every time with the permission so using antivirus might be a better option.

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May 9, 2014 10:08:47 AM via Website

This is very true. I have never used antivirus software on any of my mobile devices. Not a single problem yet.