McAfee announced today that its security technology to the mobile platform Google Android smartphone will be offered as standard , and Sony Ericsson XPERIA Pro and XPERIA mini pro . The agreement is part of a project of smartphone users effective protection against the loss of devices, data theft and malware infections and viruses.
McAfee’s mobile technology allows users to use their mobile communication devices without concern. Users can find your lost phone with features such as alarm and monitoring of the position, prevent misuse by blocking remote delete or preserve memories and important data using the functions of backup and recovery remotely, even if the device has been stolen or lost. At the same time, McAfee Mobile Security protects against the risk of malware spread via email, instant messaging and via Internet downloads.
“ Smartphones are one of the most significant technological advances of our time with the devices that now have more functionality than many of the first PC, ”said Todd Gebhart , co-president of McAfee. “However, it is all too easy to let a mobile device or in a taxi at the airport, and this can mean the loss of contacts, photos, financial information and other important content. Malware With targeted to mobile devices on the rise quarter over quarter, There is also a risk that these devices are violated, the victim of phishing or infected. The availability of this technology is an important milestone in the protection of both the phone itself and the data that reside there . “
Nikolaus Scheurer , Director of Product Marketing at Sony Ericssonsaid: “ By offering these new consumer and business solutions as standard in our XPERIA smartphone, we are setting a new standard in mobile security that allows us to satisfy our customers in better way.“