The popular antivirus and Internet security company Kaspersky has officially released a free antivirus application for Android smartphone users. The app is a lite version of their Kaspersky Mobile Security app with limited features in comparison the paid version. This is a great thing for Android users as there has been a recent influx in the amount of malware and viruses that are affecting the Android OS.

With the Lite version you will receive these features:
Anti-Virus Lite: Alerts you to potentially malicious apps before they can harm your phone.
Anti-Threft Protection: Remotely block, wipe or find your phone if it is lost or stolen
Call & SMS Filter: Blocks unwanted calls and SMS texts

When you upgrade to the paid version you will receive these additional features:
Anti-Theft Protection: Remotely block, clean or find your missing phone even if your SIM card has been replaced
Anti-Virus Protection: The latest technologies prevent viruses and spam from infecting your phone while you’re surfing the Internet. Plus, automatic, cloud-based scanning of downloaded apps
Call & SMS Filter: Blocks unwanted calls and SMS texts
Privacy Protection: Hides designated contacts, and controls what others can see and access on your phone

Download the Kaspersky Mobile Security Lite app from the Google Play Store: here
Download the Kaspersky Mobile Security app ($14.99) from the Google Play Store: here
Download the Kaspersky Tablet Security app ($19.99) from the Google Play Store: here

Source: The Tech Journal