Dr.Web Light –Free Antivirus for Android

Android-newWhile popularity of Android is growing steadily, the experience shows that a growing interest in a certain operating system comes along with the increasing number of malicious programs designed to infect it. In this context Android devices requires a powerful and reliable antivirus solution. Dr.Web Anti-virus is a reliable anti-virus solution for users of mobile devices working under the Android operating system.

The program employs the most advanced developments and technologies of Dr. Web aimed at detection and neutralization of malicious objects which may represent a threat to the device operation and information security.

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The new product scans the entire file system of a mobile device including SD card and phone’s memory where applications files are stored. Malicious objects detected by Dr.Web for Android are moved to the quarantine.

Following are main features of Dr.Web for Android:

  1. Constant real-time protection of the file system (scanning of saved files, programs which are being installed etc).
  2. Scanning of the whole file system of the device or files and folders selected by user
  3. Scanning of the archives
  4. Scanning of the files on removable memory cards
  5. Detection of Windows autorun files
  6. Detection of the .lnk files (threats defined by Dr.Web as
  7. Exploit.Cpllnk)
  8. Deletion of the infected objects or their isolation in quarantine
  9. Dr.Web virus databases updates via Internet
  10. Statistics of the detected threats and performed actions, program log

Dr.Web for Android supports Android OS 1.5/1.6/2.0/2.1/2.2. You can download the apk file from here.

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.

2 Comments

  1. Anish K.S

    Dec 23, 2010 at 3:36 pm

    i never used Dr.Web products. its a good news for Android Mobile users.

    • Kannan

      Dec 23, 2010 at 3:54 pm

      Anish, welcome!

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