in this article i'm going to talk about the ways our Mobile get in to a risk and tips to prevent from the security issues.
Mobile Phone viruses are specially designed by experts who knows the each and every corner of a Mobile OS.and since mobile phones are now Internet capable this opens up the possibility of increase the spread of Viruses
How come a Virus get in to our Mobile and how to prevent the infection?
From Bluetooth.-- Its the most common way to get a virus to the device.make sure to turn off your Bluetooth if you are not using it.
From Sharing Memory Card--Avoid sharing your Memory card with other Mobile users unless there device is protected by a Security Software.
From Internet--install a firewall to your device. don't let unknown plugins to install on the divice.make sure to use a latest web browser with security features.
From connecting to a Computer--If the computer which we are going to connect is unsafe,means no security software installed,there is a possibility of transmitting a virus in to your device.so avoid connect unless its Protected.
From Installing Apps--always install trusted apps,with a known publisher.
The best way to Avoid all these issues is by installing a Virus guard with latest features.but the problem is which virus guard?there are many security software out there with different features.before installing a virus guard we must look for the features of them.it's a common question my friends asking from me,which virus guard should i install. in fact not only for my friends,its a confusing question for all Mobile users.
FEATURES SHOULD BE IN A MOBILE SECURITY SOFTWARE
- Virus guard with latest database updated
- Built in Firewall
- Cloud scanning for Apps
- Powerful search engine with Capable of scanning System Cache,Apps and Messages
- Installation Files Scanner
- Capable of Blocking Apps to connect internet.
- Capable of Blocking start-up Apps
- Capable of Closing non-System Apps
- Link scanner for Messages and for Browser
- Data back-up Capability
- Anti-theft(Anti-lost) features including GPS tracking,remort tracking,SIM card change notifications
- Parental controls
- System Optimization Utilities including system junk files,temporary files,spam cleaning
- Call filter(Black/White lists)
- Web Monitor
- Features to protect Online banking connections