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Protect against viruses & other types of malware with Avast Mobile Security, the world’s most trusted free antivirus app for Android.

Protect your privacy by receiving alerts when spyware or adware-infected apps are downloaded onto your device. Secure your device against phishing attacks from emails and infected websites. Turn on the VPN to keep your online browsing private and safe, as well as to access your favorite paid streaming services when traveling abroad.

With more than 100 million installs, Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus provides much more than just antivirus protection. Other features include:

✔ Antivirus Engine
✔ App Lock
✔ Anti-Theft
✔ Photo Vault
✔ VPN (virtual private network)
✔ Privacy Permissions
✔ RAM Boost
✔ Junk Cleaner
✔ Web Shield
✔ Wi-Fi Security
✔ App Insights
✔ Virus Cleaner
✔ Wi-Fi Speed Test

Premium features for advanced protection:

VPN (Virtual Private Network) - Hide your online activities and change your location to access your favorite paid streaming services from anywhere.
Camera Trap: Secretly capture photos and audio of the thief if your phone gets stolen.
Last Known Location: Check your device's last location before its battery died.
App Lock: Keep your sensitive content secure and private by locking any app with a PIN code, pattern, or fingerprint password. Only you’ll be able to access them.
Remove Ads: Eliminate ads from your Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus experience.
Avast Direct Support: Contact Avast directly from the app to receive quick responses to your inquiries.

Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus in detail

Antivirus Engine: Automatically scan for viruses and other kinds of malware, including spyware, Trojans, and more. Web, file, and app scanning provides complete mobile protection.
App Insights: Discover how much time you spend using each app on your device and take back control of your phone-life balance.
Junk Cleaner: Instantly clean out unnecessary data, junk files, system caches, gallery thumbnails, installation files, and residual files to give you more space.
Photo Vault: Secure your photos with a PIN code, pattern, or fingerprint password. After moving photos to the Vault, they are fully encrypted and only accessible to you.
Web Shield: Scan and block malware-infected links, as well as Trojans, adware, and spyware (for privacy and safe web browsing, e.g. Chrome). It also fixes mistyped URLs.
Wi-Fi Security: Check the security of public Wi-Fi networks and email messages, browse safely, and make secure online payments from anywhere.

This app uses the Device Administrator permission. This permission allows you to remotely lock and wipe your device from my.avast.com.

This app uses the Accessibility permission to protect visually impaired and other users against phishing attacks and malicious websites.

Google Play Store Category:

Primary: Applications

Secondary: Tools

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Total Ratings

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Version History

Launched Apr 15, 2014 (almost 7 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 26 days, on average.

Jan 21
2021
(Current)
Version 6.35.2

✓ Bug stomping — Just the usual bug fixes that keep your antivirus going strong
✓ Beta program — Try out new features before anyone else by going to Settings > About > Join our beta program

Jan 03
2021
Version 6.35.1

✓ Bug stomping — Just the usual bug fixes that keep your antivirus going strong
✓ Beta program — Try out new features before anyone else by going to Settings > About > Join our beta program

Dec 02
2020
Version 6.34.3

✓ Safer Wi-Fi connections — We can now detect even more Wi-Fi threats, like man-in-the-middle attacks, SSL stripping, HTTP injections, and other nasties
✓ New My statistics section — See how we've been protecting you, from the total threats we've caught to the total apps and files we've scanned and more
✓ Scan system apps — Our scans now include system apps so we'll warn you if anything malicious was pre-installed on your phone — and tell you how to deactivate it

Nov 08
2020
Version 6.33.0

New in this update:
* Stalkerware detection — Think someone is spying on you? We’ll now warn you if any apps are secretly tracking your activities and/or location
* Wi-Fi Network alerts — When you connect to a new Wi-Fi network, we’ll offer to scan it for potential threats
* Improved Activity Log — Junk Cleaner and RAM Booster actions are now also logged so you can see when they happened

Sep 30
2020
Version 6.32.3

New in this update:
* For better peace of mind, we now tell you that safe apps are OK to open after installation.
* The My Subscription section is now easier to navigate.

Highlights from recent updates:
* Added a dark theme - Switch between light and dark themes in your menu.
* Added the ability to update Avast Mobile Security directly from the app itself.
* Added the ability to sort your photos in Photo Vault by date.
* Made our app smaller and lighter so it takes up less space on your phone.

Sep 21
2020
Version 6.31.0

* We fixed a few Photo Vault and App Lock bugs thanks to your feedback (keep that feedback coming!)
* The My Subscription section is now easier to navigate
* Our interface received a few small improvements

Aug 05
2020
Version 6.30.1

* Stability and bug fixes to improve overall experience and app's performance.

Jul 12
2020
Version 6.29.1

Here's what's new in this update:

* Small interface optimizations (hey, we're perfectionists!)
* Stability and bug fixes to improve overall performance

And here are some highlights from recent updates:

* Added a dark theme - Switch between light and dark themes in your menu
* Added the ability to update Avast Mobile Security directly from the app itself
* Added the ability to clear your command history in Anti-Theft
* Added the ability to sort your photos in Photo Vault by date

Jun 04
2020
Version 6.28.1

* Refresh of app's interface
* Dark Theme - Do you prefer dark colors? Go to menu or settings and switch between dark and light color schemes. Let us know which one do you prefer!
* Now you can remove the history of commands in Anti-Theft.
* Sort photos in Photo Vault by date
* Fixes of reported bugs
* Stability improvements

May 11
2020
Version 6.27.3

* Bug fixes

Apr 08
2020
Version 6.27.2

* Our app now takes up less space on your device
* We gave our VPN a major update for better stability
* Restoring purchases from your "My Subscriptions" menu is easier
* We improved performance and stability throughout the app

Mar 30
2020
Version 6.26.4

* Minor bug fixes and app performance improvements.

Feb 27
2020
Version 6.26.3

* Minor bug fixes and app performance improvements.

Feb 18
2020
Version 6.26.2

Feb 10
2020
Version 6.25.3

* Fixing issue the unlocking pattern recognition issue which was introduced in the previous release. We apologize for any inconvenience.
* Other major bug fixes and localization improvements.

Jan 08
2020
Version 6.25.2

This new version brings a couple of UI improvements, Android 10 compatibility fixes and a couple of bug fixes. This is most likely the last app update this year but stay tuned, there is a lot coming in 2020!

Dec 16
2019
Version 6.24.1

* Now you can update Avast Mobile Security directly from the app itself. No need to visit Google Play!
* Stability and bug fixes to improve overall performance
* Improved support for Android 10

Nov 20
2019
Version 6.23.9

Bug fixes and stability improvements.

Oct 23
2019
Version 6.23.8

This update brings further bug fixes and app's stability improvements.
Now you can quickly scan your phone or boost its RAM - just hold the app icon and take the desired action. Check it out and let us know what you think.

And don't forget to always update your app for the best protection!

Oct 06
2019
Version Varies with device

This update brings further bug fixes and app's stability improvements.
Now you can quickly scan your phone or boost its RAM - just hold the app icon and take the desired action. Check it out and let us know what you think.

And don't forget to always update your app for the best protection!

Mar 03
2019
Version 6.17.2

* Scan individual files and folders -- a top-requested feature.
* About Protection -- learn how we protect you and why you should keep us installed and running at all times.

Feb 25
2019
Version 6.16.4

* SMS Shield and Anti-Theft SMS controls removed following Google Play's policy changes. More info: [https://help.avast.com/en/ws_android/1/gpdpc_guidelines.html]
* Anti-Theft is turned off for users who haven't connected to an Account. You can enable it again by logging in to an account.
* Permanent notification is now required on Android 8 and 9. This will reduce crashes and keep the app running and providing realtime protection.
* Fixed virus definitions update issues.

Jan 30
2019
Version 6.15.1

* Improved screen time analysis on App Insights.
* Virus definitions updates are now 90% smaller, reducing data consumption.
* Performance and stability improvements.

Dec 06
2018
Version 6.14.5

* Introducing App Insights. Find out how much time you spend in each app on your device, and take back control of your phone-life balance.
* Automatically scan new Wi-Fi networks to alert you faster to potential privacy threats.
* Charging screen supports live wallpaper backgrounds.
* Smarter notifications alerts you to features that you use more often.

Nov 22
2018
Version 6.11.6

* Introducing VPN! Keep your online activities private, secure your online transactions, and change your location to access content from anywhere.
* Secure all your devices with just one license. Ultimate Multi gives you security and VPN licenses for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android for one low price.
* Junk Cleaner now gives you more control over which categories of data to clean.

Jul 31
2018
Version 6.11.4

* Introducing VPN! Keep your online activities private, secure your online transactions, and change your location to access content from anywhere.
* Secure all your devices with just one license. Ultimate Multi gives you security and VPN licenses for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android for one low price.
* Junk Cleaner now gives you more control over which categories of data to clean.

Jul 23
2018
Version 6.10.13

* Improved efficiency of Web Shield. Faster checking of URLs, and fixed the occasional "Application not responding" error.
* Please let us know if you have any issues with Web Shield. You can test your defences at http://web-shield-test.avast.com/

Jun 11
2018
Version 6.10.9

* Delivering our new GDPR-focused data privacy and security benefits to all of our users worldwide.
* Introducing new privacy controls under Personal Privacy settings.
* Free users will be asked to provide consent for ad personalisation, or you can opt out of third party ads by upgrading to Pro.

May 21
2018
Version 6.10.7

* Fixing a frequent crash.

Mar 19
2018
Version v.2018.03.19

* Routine bug fixes to improve stability and performance.

Mar 13
2018
Version v.2018.03.14

* Routine bug fixes to improve stability and performance.

Feb 06
2018
Version v.2018.02.07

* Routine bug fixes to improve stability and performance.

Jan 29
2018
Version v.2018.01.30

* Introducing SMS Shield - receive a warning if you receive a malicious URL by text message.
* Introducing Data Usage - counts your mobile data consumption and alerts you when approaching your plan limit.

Jan 08
2018
Version v.2018.01.09

* Introducing SMS Shield - receive a warning if you receive a malicious URL by text message.
* Introducing Data Usage - counts your mobile data consumption and alerts you when approaching your plan limit.

Dec 19
2017
Version v.2017.12.20

* Android home screen widget now performs actions in the background.
* Improved design of home screen.
* Faster initialization - app launch time cut in half.
* Bug fix: license not restored when logging in to account.
* Bug fix: Call Blocker blocks all callers when only one country should be blocked.
* Photo Vault better handling of SD cards.
* Activity Log redesigned.
* App Locking settings easier to find and manage.
* Ignored Issues now appear in main menu.

Dec 06
2017
Version v.2017.12.06

* Android home screen widget now performs actions in the background.
* Improved design of home screen.
* Faster initialization - app launch time cut in half.
* Bug fix: license not restored when logging in to account.
* Bug fix: Call Blocker blocks all callers when only one country should be blocked.
* Photo Vault better handling of SD cards.
* Activity Log redesigned.
* App Locking settings easier to find and manage.
* Ignored Issues now appear in main menu.

Nov 28
2017
Version v.2017.11.29

* Less ads! Less clutter on the home screen
* New Safe Clean flow shows more details about junk to clean
* App Locking settings easier to access from lock screen
* Bug fix: Android Oreo virus definition updates
* Bug fix: new network dialog sometimes shown too often
* Bug fix: Anti-Theft permission missing notifications too persistent
* Bug fix: Charging screen right-to-left language improvements

Nov 23
2017
Version v.2017.11.24

* Less ads! Less clutter on the home screen
* New Safe Clean flow shows more details about junk to clean
* App Locking settings easier to access from lock screen
* Bug fix: Android Oreo virus definition updates
* Bug fix: new network dialog sometimes shown too often
* Bug fix: Anti-Theft permission missing notifications too persistent
* Bug fix: Charging screen right-to-left language improvements

Nov 21
2017
Version v.2017.11.22

* Less ads! Less clutter on the home screen
* New Safe Clean flow shows more details about junk to clean
* App Locking settings easier to access from lock screen
* Bug fix: Android Oreo virus definition updates
* Bug fix: new network dialog sometimes shown too often
* Bug fix: Anti-Theft permission missing notifications too persistent
* Bug fix: Charging screen right-to-left language improvements

Oct 25
2017
Version v.2017.10.26

* Less ads! Less clutter on the home screen
* New Safe Clean flow shows more details about junk to clean
* App Locking settings easier to access from lock screen
* Bug fix: Android Oreo virus definition updates
* Bug fix: new network dialog sometimes shown too often
* Bug fix: Anti-Theft permission missing notifications too persistent
* Bug fix: Charging screen right-to-left language improvements

Oct 17
2017
Version v.2017.10.18

* Android O support
* App Unlock screen keys displayed correctly
* Anti-Theft SMS commands fixed
* Call Blocker country code bugs fixed
* Faster loading of results screen after a scan, cleaning or boost is finished
* Improved scan complete dialog
* Rescan option added to Issues screen

Oct 03
2017
Version v.2017.10.04

* Android O support
* App Unlock screen keys displayed correctly
* Anti-Theft SMS commands fixed
* Call Blocker country code bugs fixed
* Faster loading of results screen after a scan, cleaning or boost is finished
* Improved scan complete dialog
* Rescan option added to Issues screen

Sep 17
2017
Version v.2017.09.18

* App Locking timeout settings - configure how often you want to enter PIN - top user request
* Last Known Location - find your device after the battery dies - new Pro feature
* Anti-Theft redesign
* New network dialog appears when connecting to a new WiFi network
* WiFi Scan errors fixed
* Call Blocker bugs fixed

Sep 06
2017
Version v.2017.09.06

* App Locking timeout settings - configure how often you want to enter PIN - top user request
* Last Known Location - find your device after the battery dies - new Pro feature
* Anti-Theft redesign
* New network dialog appears when connecting to a new WiFi network
* WiFi Scan errors fixed
* Call Blocker bugs fixed

Sep 03
2017
Version v.2017.09.04

* App Locking timeout settings - configure how often you want to enter PIN - top user request
* Last Known Location - find your device after the battery dies - new Pro feature
* Anti-Theft redesign
* New network dialog appears when connecting to a new WiFi network
* WiFi Scan errors fixed
* Call Blocker bugs fixed

Aug 28
2017
Version v.2017.08.28

* App Locking timeout settings - configure how often you want to enter PIN - top user request
* Last Known Location - find your device after the battery dies - new Pro feature
* Anti-Theft redesign
* New network dialog appears when connecting to a new WiFi network
* WiFi Scan errors fixed
* Call Blocker bugs fixed

Aug 23
2017
Version v.2017.08.24

* New! Photo Vault. Lock and encrypt your sensitive photos.
* New! Power Save. Extend your battery life by switching off unneeded hardware settings.
* New! Junk detection alert. Lets you know when you have 50+ MB to clean.
* New! Free trial. New users get a free trial to try out your favorite Pro features.

Aug 16
2017
Version v.2017.08.17

* New! Photo Vault. Lock and encrypt your sensitive photos.
* New! Power Save. Extend your battery life by switching off unneeded hardware settings.
* New! Junk detection alert. Lets you know when you have 50+ MB to clean.
* New! Free trial. New users get a free trial to try out your favorite Pro features.

Jul 27
2017
Version v.2017.07.27

* New! Photo Vault. Lock and encrypt your sensitive photos.
* New! Power Save. Extend your battery life by switching off unneeded hardware settings.
* New! Junk detection alert. Lets you know when you have 50+ MB to clean.
* New! Free trial. New users get a free trial to try out your favorite Pro features.

Jul 23
2017
Version v.2017.07.24

* New! Photo Vault. Lock and encrypt your sensitive photos.
* New! Power Save. Extend your battery life by switching off unneeded hardware settings.
* New! Junk detection alert. Lets you know when you have 50+ MB to clean.
* New! Free trial. New users get a free trial to try out your favorite Pro features.

Jul 17
2017
Version v.2017.07.17

* New! Photo Vault. Lock and encrypt your sensitive photos.
* New! Power Save. Extend your battery life by switching off unneeded hardware settings.
* New! Junk detection alert. Lets you know when you have 50+ MB to clean.
* New! Free trial. New users get a free trial to try out your favorite Pro features.

Jun 27
2017
Version v.2017.06.28

- Minor bug fixes
- Improved stability

Jun 22
2017
Version v.2017.06.23

- Minor bug fixes
- Improved stability

Jun 06
2017
Version v.2017.06.06

- Minor bug fixes
- Improved stability

May 04
2017
Version v.2017.05.04

- Minor bug fixes
- Improved stability

May 01
2017
Version v.2017.05.01

- Introducing Anti-Theft to Mobile Security! Set up protection now by tapping the drawer icon in the upper left of the home screen, and tap Anti-Theft.
- Design enhancements of Settings screens.
- Redesigned notification widgets under Settings > Permanent notification.
- Faster access to Wi-Fi Security near the top of the side drawer on the home screen.

Apr 26
2017
Version v.2017.04.26

- Introducing Anti-Theft to Mobile Security! Set up protection now by tapping the drawer icon in the upper left of the home screen, and tap Anti-Theft.
- Design enhancements of Settings screens.
- Redesigned notification widgets under Settings > Permanent notification.
- Faster access to Wi-Fi Security near the top of the side drawer on the home screen.

Apr 20
2017
Version v.2017.04.20

Introducing the all new Avast Mobile Security!
With clean new design, you'll find all your favorite features right where you want them, with less visual clutter.
With more powerful background operations, you'll be able to navigate freely while a scan is in progress.
Version 6.0 prepares us to bring you powerful new features at a faster pace, so stay tuned for some major updates.

Apr 12
2017
Version v.2017.04.12

Introducing the all new Avast Mobile Security!
With clean new design, you'll find all your favorite features right where you want them, with less visual clutter.
With more powerful background operations, you'll be able to navigate freely while a scan is in progress.
Version 6.0 prepares us to bring you powerful new features at a faster pace, so stay tuned for some major updates.

Feb 22
2017
Version v.2017.02.22

Introducing the all new Avast Mobile Security!
With clean new design, you'll find all your favorite features right where you want them, with less visual clutter.
With more powerful background operations, you'll be able to navigate freely while a scan is in progress.
Version 6.0 prepares us to bring you powerful new features at a faster pace, so stay tuned for some major updates.

Feb 20
2017
Version v.2017.02.20

- App Locking now supports pattern gestures and fingerprint unlock.
- Charging booster design
improvements.
- WiFi security scan improvements.
- Security Pro user experience improvements.

Feb 06
2017
Version v.2017.02.06

- App Locking now supports pattern gestures and fingerprint unlock.
- Charging booster design
improvements.
- WiFi security scan improvements.
- Security Pro user experience improvements.

Feb 02
2017
Version v.2017.02.02

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Faster loading of dynamic app
content

Jan 20
2017
Version v.2017.01.20

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Faster loading of dynamic app
content

Dec 21
2016
Version v.2016.12.21

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Faster loading of dynamic app
content

Dec 15
2016
Version v.2016.12.15

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Improved notification widget -
enable in Settings > Notifications > Permanent notification > Light theme
* Improved Safe Clean junk file
detection
* Improved translations to fit small screens
* Better integration between App Locking and Avast
Battery Saver
* Better support for existing App Locking users

Dec 08
2016
Version v.2016.12.08

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Improved notification widget -
enable in Settings > Notifications > Permanent notification > Light theme
* Improved Safe Clean junk file
detection
* Improved translations to fit small screens
* Better integration between App Locking and Avast
Battery Saver
* Better support for existing App Locking users

Dec 04
2016
Version v.2016.12.04

* Improved Charging Booster - enable in Settings > Charging Booster
* Improved notification widget -
enable in Settings > Notifications > Permanent notification > Light theme
* Improved Safe Clean junk file
detection
* Improved translations to fit small screens
* Better integration between App Locking and Avast
Battery Saver
* Better support for existing App Locking users

Dec 01
2016
Version v.2016.12.01

- Charging Booster improvements. Enable it in Settings > Charging Booster.
- App Locking improvements.
Enable it under Tools > App Locking.
- Notification widget improvements. Enable under Settings >
Notifications > Permanent notification.
- Premium enhancements. Purchase under Settings >
Subscription.

Nov 30
2016
Version v.2016.11.30

- Charging Booster improvements. Enable it in Settings > Charging Booster.
- App Locking improvements.
Enable it under Tools > App Locking.
- Notification widget improvements. Enable under Settings >
Notifications > Permanent notification.
- Premium enhancements. Purchase under Settings >
Subscription.

Nov 24
2016
Version v.2016.11.24

- Charging Booster improvements. Enable it in Settings > Charging Booster.
- App Locking improvements.
Enable it under Tools > App Locking.
- Notification widget improvements. Enable under Settings >
Notifications > Permanent notification.
- Premium enhancements. Purchase under Settings >
Subscription.

Nov 16
2016
Version v.2016.11.16

- Introducing Mobile Security Pro -- remove ads and unlock other premium features.
- Introducing Safe Clean
-- scan for and remove junk files on your device to free up storage space.
- Improved Charging Booster -- turn it
on under Tools > Settings > Charging Booster.

Nov 03
2016
Version v.2016.11.03

- Introducing Mobile Security Pro -- remove ads and unlock other premium features.
- Introducing Safe Clean
-- scan for and remove junk files on your device to free up storage space.
- Improved Charging Booster -- turn it
on under Tools > Settings > Charging Booster.

Oct 26
2016
Version v.2016.10.26

- New home screen design with faster access to the most-used features
- New permanent notification with a
more integrated look and feel
- New permanent notification settings to control style and color
- New charging
booster to charge faster and unplug sooner

Oct 20
2016
Version v.2016.10.20

- New home screen design with faster access to the most-used features
- New permanent notification with a
more integrated look and feel
- New permanent notification settings to control style and color
- New charging
booster to charge faster and unplug sooner

Oct 14
2016
Version v.2016.10.14

* More useful permanent notification with shortcuts to the most popular features.
* Continuous improvements
in stability and performance.

Oct 03
2016
Version v.2016.10.03

* More useful permanent notification with shortcuts to the most popular features.
* Continuous improvements
in stability and performance.

Sep 27
2016
Version v.2016.09.27

* More useful permanent notification with shortcuts to the most popular features.
* Continuous improvements
in stability and performance.

Sep 26
2016
Version v.2016.09.26

* More useful permanent notification with shortcuts to the most popular features.
* Continuous improvements
in stability and performance.

Sep 20
2016
Version v.2016.09.20

- Faster transitions throughout the app
- Other performance enhancements

Aug 25
2016
Version v.2016.08.25

- Faster transitions throughout the app
- Other performance enhancements

Aug 24
2016
Version v.2016.08.24

- Faster transitions throughout the app
- Other performance enhancements

Aug 18
2016
Version v.2016.08.18

- Many improvements on stability and performance

Aug 11
2016
Version v.2016.08.11

- Many improvements on stability and performance

Aug 04
2016
Version v.2016.08.04

- Many improvements on stability and performance

Aug 01
2016
Version v.2016.08.01

- Many improvements on stability and performance

Jul 25
2016
Version v.2016.07.25

- New monitoring alerts under Settings > Notifications
- Many improvements on stability and
performance

Jul 18
2016
Version v.2016.07.18

- New monitoring alerts under Settings > Notifications
- Many improvements on stability and
performance

Jul 13
2016
Version v.2016.07.13

- Fixed problem with clipboard cleaner
- Bugfixes in Privacy Advisor feature
- Fixed UI glitches on some
devices in Wi-Fi speed check feature

Jul 05
2016
Version v.2016.07.05

- Fixed problem with clipboard cleaner
- Bugfixes in Privacy Advisor feature
- Fixed UI glitches on some
devices in Wi-Fi speed check feature

Jul 04
2016
Version v.2016.07.04

- Fixed problem with clipboard cleaner
- Bugfixes in Privacy Advisor feature
- Fixed UI glitches on some
devices in Wi-Fi speed check feature

Feb 28
2015
Version 4.0.7875

Avast Mobile Security with free antivirus for Android secures against unwanted phishing, malware, spyware, and malicious viruses such as trojans and even against loss or theft.

Secure your phone and tablet with our top-rated free mobile security app with both antivirus and anti-theft protection.


✔ Security tools like virus scanner, virus removal, protector, network meter, app manager, app lock, and even firewall (on rooted phones) give you total control for staying clean.
✔ Protects against general infections, app vulnerabilities and Wi-Fi-based threats to your OS.
✔ Locate lost phones or tablets through our web-based phone locator feature.
✔ Remote lock and memory wipe features (just two of its many advanced Anti-Theft components) keep your data safe from theft.


It’s totally FREE.


Recommended by leading Android authorities:
■ Android Authority: “The best antivirus just got better… nothing comes close.”
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Available in 20+ languages.


MOBILE SECURITY | ANTIVIRUS FOR ANDROID


■ Antivirus Engine: Virus scanner automatically scans installed apps, memory card content and new apps upon first use. Schedule automatic scans for when you sleep. Includes SMS/file scanning for complete mobile protection, and also protect against avg spyware and removes viruses.


■ Privacy Report & Apps Manager: Provides insights about installed apps and helps you understand your apps’ access rights, intentions, and permissions.


■ SMS and Call Filter: Allows you to retain your privacy. Block numbers from those you don’t want to be able to contact you.


■ Web Shield: Blocks malware infected links, as well as trojans, adware and spyware (for safe web browsing) and even USSD numbers (which have the ability to wipe your device's memory). Also fixes mistyped URLs.


■ Network Meter: Measures incoming/outgoing data transfers.


■ Firewall (rooted devices only): Blocks hackers from getting in.


■ App Locking: Locks any two apps with a PIN/gesture (unlimited in Premium).


■ Backup: Allows backup of contacts, SMS/call logs, and photos (Premium version provides backup of music, video, and apps).


FIND MY PHONE | ANTI-THEFT FOR ANDROID


The best free cell phone tracker on the market. If you’re thinking “How can I find my Android?” you can use the cell phone locator features to find it, control it remotely, and much more.


■ Control your Android remotely via a web-based interface or SMS (to later control your device remotely, go to: http://my.avast.com).


■ Locate your phone on a map using GPS tracker.


■ Lock device, activate siren, or wipe memory to keep your private data safe.


■ Get notification of a SIM card change.


NEW! PREMIUM FEATURES | PAID-FOR OPTIONS


★ App Locking: Locks an unlimited number of apps.


★ Ad Detector: Detects ads and provides full details of their tracking systems.


★ Password Check: Automatically locks after 3 failed attempts to unlock.


★ Geo-Fencing: Phone performs specified actions (e.g. lock, activate siren, send location) when outside the set perimeter (e.g. you go to a cafe and enable it with a 500m perimeter, so if somebody steals your phone and takes it away, it triggers your specified actions).


★ Remote SMS: Remotely send text messages from the phone.


★ Remote Data Recovery: Remotely retrieve data from the phone.


★ Remote Identification: Take picture of the thief when he/she tries to unlock it (using front or back camera, with face recognition). Record audio, with voice recognition.


★ Backup Features: Allows backup of video, audio, and apps (including settings and data for rooted phones, e.g. game progress).


★ Premium pricing (auto-renewal): $1.99 monthly, or $14.99 yearly.

Feb 27
2015
Version v.2015.02.27

Jan 13
2015
Version 4.0.7871

avast! Mobile Security with free antivirus for Android secures against unwanted phishing, malware, spyware, and malicious viruses such as trojans and even against loss or theft.

Secure your phone and tablet with our top-rated free mobile security app with both antivirus and anti-theft protection.


✔ Security tools like virus scanner, virus removal, protector, network meter, app manager, app lock, and even firewall (on rooted phones) give you total control for staying clean.
✔ Protects against general infections, app vulnerabilities and Wi-Fi-based threats to your OS.
✔ Locate lost phones or tablets through our web-based phone locator feature.
✔ Remote lock and memory wipe features (just two of its many advanced Anti-Theft components) keep your data safe from theft.


It’s totally FREE.


Recommended by leading Android authorities:
■ Android Authority: “The best antivirus just got better… nothing comes close.”
■ Android and Me: “The best anti-theft solution on the market.”
■ Android Police: “Anything you would want if your device gets lost or stolen.”


Available in 20+ languages.


MOBILE SECURITY | ANTIVIRUS FOR ANDROID


■ Antivirus Engine: Virus scanner automatically scans installed apps, memory card content and new apps upon first use. Schedule automatic scans for when you sleep. Includes SMS/file scanning for complete mobile protection, and also protect against avg spyware and removes viruses.


■ Privacy Report & Apps Manager: Provides insights about installed apps and helps you understand your apps’ access rights, intentions, and permissions.


■ SMS and Call Filter: Allows you to retain your privacy. Block numbers from those you don’t want to be able to contact you.


■ Web Shield: Blocks malware infected links, as well as trojans, adware and spyware (for safe web browsing) and even USSD numbers (which have the ability to wipe your device's memory). Also fixes mistyped URLs.


■ Network Meter: Measures incoming/outgoing data transfers.


■ Firewall (rooted devices only): Blocks hackers from getting in.


■ App Locking: Locks any two apps with a PIN/gesture (unlimited in Premium).


■ Backup: Allows backup of contacts, SMS/call logs, and photos (Premium version provides backup of music, video, and apps).


FIND MY PHONE | ANTI-THEFT FOR ANDROID


The best free cell phone tracker on the market. If you’re thinking “How can I find my Android?” you can use the cell phone locator features to find it, control it remotely, and much more.


■ Control your Android remotely via a web-based interface or SMS (to later control your device remotely, go to: http://my.avast.com).


■ Locate your phone on a map using GPS tracker.


■ Lock device, activate siren, or wipe memory to keep your private data safe.


■ Get notification of a SIM card change.


NEW! PREMIUM FEATURES | PAID-FOR OPTIONS


★ App Locking: Locks an unlimited number of apps.


★ Ad Detector: Detects ads and provides full details of their tracking systems.


★ Password Check: Automatically locks after 3 failed attempts to unlock.


★ Geo-Fencing: Phone performs specified actions (e.g. lock, activate siren, send location) when outside the set perimeter (e.g. you go to a cafe and enable it with a 500m perimeter, so if somebody steals your phone and takes it away, it triggers your specified actions).


★ Remote SMS: Remotely send text messages from the phone.


★ Remote Data Recovery: Remotely retrieve data from the phone.


★ Remote Identification: Take picture of the thief when he/she tries to unlock it (using front or back camera, with face recognition). Record audio, with voice recognition.


★ Backup Features: Allows backup of video, audio, and apps (including settings and data for rooted phones, e.g. game progress).


★ Premium pricing (auto-renewal): $1.99 monthly, or $14.99 yearly.

Oct 19
2014
Version v.3.0.7864

Aug 28
2014
Version v.3.0.7801

May 17
2014
Version v.3.0.7550

Apr 16
2014
Version v.3.0.7500

Apr 10
2014
Version v.3.0.7400

Mar 19
2014
Version v.3.0.7387

Mar 18
2014
Version v.3.0.7364

Feb 18
2014
Version v.3.0.7212

Feb 08
2014
Version v.3.0.7133

Feb 04
2014
Version v.3.0.7118

Dec 19
2013
Version v.3.0.6978

Dec 09
2013
Version v.3.0.6915

Nov 07
2013
Version v.3.0.6572

Nov 05
2013
Version v.3.0.6526

Oct 10
2013
Version v.3.0.6426

Sep 26
2013
Version v.3.0.6351

Aug 22
2013
Version v.3.0.6158

Aug 16
2013
Version v.3.0.6018

Aug 15
2013
Version v.3.0.5994

Jun 17
2013
Version v.2.0.4993

May 29
2013
Version v.2.0.4808

May 10
2013
Version v.2.0.4675

Apr 11
2013
Version v.2.0.4400

Apr 03
2013
Version v.2.0.4304

Mar 09
2013
Version v.2.0.3917

Feb 26
2013
Version v.2.0.3849

Jan 30
2013
Version v.2.0.3587

Dec 08
2012
Version v.2.0.3380

Dec 06
2012
Version v.2.0.3377

Oct 02
2012
Version v.2.0.2880

Aug 20
2012
Version v.2.0.2750

Apr 10
2012
Version v.1.0.2129

Feb 28
2012
Version v.1.0.1892

Jan 30
2012
Version v.1.0.1590

Jan 17
2012
Version v.1.0.1473

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