Bitdefender Mobile Security Premium will keep your Android device protected against viruses, without affecting your battery life. It works so seamlessly with Android, you’ll hardly know it’s even there!
Good news for Android users who wish to keep their device secure & safe, Bitdefender is offering a one year License of Bitdefender Mobile security Premium (Android) free for over a limited time period.
Bitdefender Mobile security Premium or Bitdefender Mobile Security & Antivirus is a lightweight security suite for Android devices that protects the device from both online & offline security threats with less impact on system battery.
Bitdefender Mobile security has four tools or modules : Malware Scanner, Privacy Advisor , Web Security and Anti-Theft.
The Malware Scanner tool allows you to scan for malware or viruses and malicious apps on your Android, if the scanner detects any malware on your device, the module provides an option to remove or uninstall malicious apps.
Privacy Advisor gives you detailed info about what your installed apps are doing in the background without your knowledge. It even provides a score reviewing your application based on the danger level of their clues. If the Privacy score is lower , it indicates there are some dangerous apps installed on your device that you should take care off.
When the Web Security tool turned on, it will keep you safe against malicious sites and their traps while you browse the Internet, no matter what browser you use : chrome or default Android browser.
The Anti-Theft tool helps you to find misplaced phone or tab, by activating this module you can remotely track your lost device and lock it or even prevent your sensitive data falling into the hands of bad by wiping your Android device.
Anti-theft tool module into two parts: Web control and SMS control. Through Web control, if the device gets lost or stolen, you can use all the Anti-Theft features (remote locate, lock and wipe) from my.bitdefender.com and all you need is the PIN number that you created.
SMS control will work on Android phones or tabs with GSM hardware, for this you have to choose a ‘trusted phone number’ for the SMS command service.
The trusted number will receive notifications when the SIM card in the phone is changed, and is also the only number allowed to issue the WIPE command through SMS. But make sure you enter the phone number along with country code , for instance in India you must start with +91.
For effective functioning of Bitdefender Mobile Security & Antivirus app, make sure bitdefender mobile security is fully configured:
1. Set up a password for Anti-Theft
2. Review the available SMS commands,
3. Use the mybitdefender console,
4. Test the call-me-back feature
Bitdefender Mobile security Premium Free 6 Month license:
I’m updating this post with new & working promotion, to get a 6 month license key of BitDefender Mobile Security & antivirus For Android devices, just visit the promo page : http://www.bitdefender.com/media/html/spread/2016/ and enter your email address, then select the option “I’m not a robot’ and click the ‘Get 6 Months Free’ button.
Download the app from Google Play store.
Update 1 : The Promo has been re-launched, now this promotion will work for 9 more days. To get a 180 day license of Bitdefender Mobile security Premium , just visit this Bitdefender one million install promo page, then enter your email address & captcha code .You will receive the license key worth $5 from Bitdefender with in a few minutes, copy the activation code.
Now install the Bitdefender Mobile Security & Antivirus on your device through Google play, launch the app and tap the ‘ upgrade to premium’ option, you will be forwarded to Google wallet for payment, cancel it.On cancelling the payment, you will be directed to apps ‘ Global settings’, tap on “Extend Premium plan” and select the option I already have a key, then enter the license key you received.
To secure your other online devices, you can try following Bitdefender Security tools :
1.Get Bitdefender Total Security 2016 one year license for free.