Opinion : How Secure is Your Android? Mobile Antivirus Apps Tested
Most of us will never see our Android antivirus apps spit out a warning because most of us will never encounter malware on our phones. So how can you tell if your Android antivirus is actually protecting your phone against the malware that sometimes sneaks onto Google Play or is installed by an overbearing spouse? Independent testing lab AV-Test is here with the answers. The TestingIn this round, AV-Test examined 31 Android security apps: Ahnlab V3 Mobile, Alibaba, Anguanjia, Antiy AVL, , NSHC Droid-X, PSafe Total, Qihoo 360 AntiVirus, Quick Heal Total Security, Sophos, Symantec/Norton, Tencent Manager, Trend Micro, Trustlook, and Webroot SecureAnywhere.