If you own a Samsung Galaxy branded smartphone, then you may want to consider jumping on an interesting promotion by Symantec and Samsung. By downloading the Norton Mobile Security app, you can use it for a free 90 days before having to pay $29.99 for its one-year license.
The app provides some interesting features that definitely seem useful if you are worried about malware attacks or even losing your phone. Here is a list and a quick description provided by Symantec announcing what Norton Mobile Security can do for you:
Remote Locate — Shows you the location of your smartphone so you can find if it’s lost or stolen.
Remote Lock — Lets you remotely lock your lost or stolen phone via the Internet or SMS to keep critical data safe and block unauthorized access.
Remote Wipe — Lets you remotely erase the data on your phone via SMS, blocking access to your private information. In addition, your phone is instantly locked if its SIM card is removed or replaced, so it can’t be used with another SIM card.
Anti-malware — Scans all files and application updates downloaded to your mobile phone and automatically detects and removes threats without slowing you down.
SD Card Scanning — Gives you the option of automatically scanning SD (Secure Digital) memory cards for threats when you plug them into mobile phone.
Automatic LiveUpdate — Automatically downloads and installs security updates keeping you a step ahead of cybercriminals.
To download the app, users must navigate to Samsung Apps and browse through the Utility category until you find Norton Mobile Security. The app and this offer is compatible with all Samsung Galaxy smartphones.