EScan Announces Security Solutions for Android Devices

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (PressExposure) October 15, 2012 -- With its commitment to remain at the cutting edge of solutions in software security through constant innovations, eScan, one of the leading Anti-Virus and Content Security Solution providers announces the launch of its security solutions for Android-based Tablet & Mobile devices. These specialized security solutions are customized in order to ensure complete protection to Android-based devices from evolving cyber security threats in real-time.

Gradually, Tablets and Smartphones will surpass computers. Hence, these devices are going to be one of the major targets for malware writers, who continue to create malware especially for the Android operating systems. The newly launched eScan security solutions for Android - eScan Mobile Security for Android and eScan Tablet Security for Android will set new standards for protection as well as performance of Android-based devices.

eScan security solutions for Android facilitates faster scans without affecting the functioning of your devices, while provides real-time protection against known and unknown threats effectively. It facilitates content filtering of calls and text messages based on the set parameters through its Whitelist and Blacklist features for Android-based mobile devices. Moreover, you can take back-up of contacts and text messages as well as restore them on your mobile devices.

Along with its excellent form factor and user-friendly interface, eScan security solutions for Android comes with effective application control, web protection and parental control features to ensure security of data stored in android-based devices while accessing Internet.

While talking about newly launched Android-based security solutions, Mr. Govind Rammurthy, MD & CEO, eScan, said, "Today, mobile devices and tablets are increasingly utilized for business as well as personal use. As these devices have huge amount of confidential data stored in them, the number of vulnerabilities in the mobile and tablet space continue to grow at an unprecedented rate. Malware writers are not just reinventing existing malware but also creating special malware targeting Android OS. In such circumstances, to ensure smooth usage of Android-based devices, we have come up with comprehensive and powerful security solutions for these devices. eScan security solutions for Android - eScan Mobile Security for Android and eScan Tablet Security for Android, are well-tailored security software that ensure protection against increasing cyber threats and inviolability of personal data stored in Android-based mobile devices and tablets."

Ms. Shweta Thakare, AVP - Europe, APAC & SAARC, eScan said, "We are very excited about the launch of eScan security solutions for Android-based tablets and mobiles. As per Gartner, the overall security market totaled $55 billion in 2011 and is expected to reach $60 billion in 2012, an 8.4 percent increase. Smartphone security threats are increasing due to rapid adaptation of mobile technologies. Hence, the demand of security solutions that provide protection from evolving threats is increasing. The launch of eScan security solutions for Android will enable us to deliver latest security solutions across new markets. It will provide us excellent opportunities for volume deals with telecom operators, ISPs and OEM across the globe."

To know more about eScan range of security solutions for Android, visit the links mentioned below:

Download link for eScan Mobile Security for Android:

Download link for eScan Tablet Security for Android:

About eScan:
eScan, one of the leading Anti-Virus & Content Security solutions for Desktops & Servers is developed and marketed by MicroWorld. It is powered by innovative and futuristic technologies, such as MWL Technology, DIRC Technology, NILP Technology, and sophisticated Anti-Virus Heuristic Algorithms that not only provides protection from current threats, but also provides proactive protection against evolving threats. eScan provides 24x7 free remote support facility, integrated in the software to help customers to get their malware related issues resolved in the fastest possible time-frame. It has achieved several certifications and awards from some of the most prestigious testing bodies, notable among them being Virus Bulletin, AV-Comparatives, West Coast Labs (Checkmark), ICSA, and PCSL labs. Combining the power of various technologies, eScan provides Multi-level Real-time Protection to Computers and Networks.

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Press Release Submitted On: October 15, 2012 at 7:17 am
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