Mobile phones have specialized operating systems such as Windows Mobile, Android etc. data For OS hackers create malware in order to perform espionage actions, stealing your data, writing off funds from your balance. To ensure protection of mobile phone, purchase in a specialty store the licensed software, for example, Spy Monitor Light for Symbian and Windows Mobile or Kaspersky Mobile Security 9. They protect the operating systems of mobile phones from theft SMS, debiting cash, and also carry out the function of "Parental control and preventing malicious files from the Internet.
Install antivirus software on your mobile phone, launch it. Will be automatically updated database of the antivirus.
Go to the program menu. Select "antivirus and click "Full scan of the mobile device . Activate the function "Anti-theft "Filter call and SMS for full protection.
If your cellular phone does not have the full operating system check for viruses using the antivirus that is installed on your personal computer. Connect your mobile phone via DATA cable to PC. Will automatically detect the new device and you are connected. Restart the computer operating system so that the connection is in force.
Go to "My computer . In the section "Devices with removable storage click on the label with the name of your mobile device. Click the right mouse button on this label. Click on the link "Check your antivirus . After the scan is complete, click "Treat all .
Safely disconnect your phone from the computer.
Advice 2: How to check mobile phone for viruses
Over time, mobile devices are becoming more complex. Many modern vehicles have a complex internal structure, have different operating systems. However, the more complex the phone, the easier it is to catch a virus in the process. And then save the mobile the antivirus program and the computer.
You will need
- Program antivirus for mobile phone
If you have a phone on the Java platform, the only route of infection — the installation of malicious Java programs. When the device tries to send any SMS when the application is run, makes calls, in which money from your mobile account removed, this tool can be called malicious. Remove any programs that can cause you suspicion. For phones Java there is no concept of virus due to ease of structure and the impossibility of obtaining the rights to independently launch a specific process. All programs marked Mobile Antivirus may also potentially be considered harmful.
If your phone's operating system is Symbian, the probability of infection is present. Search the Internet (preferably using a computer running antivirusnika) antivirus program for device. Of all the utilities, you can allocate Defenx Mobile Security, Dr. Web Antivirus (mobile version computer application), Kaspersky Mobile Securuty and (also mobile version).
Install the downloaded program on the phone and run it in scan mode ("Scan").
If you have a device on Android, then download any anti-virus utilities directly through the Market. Select the appropriate menu item and enter the search query "antivirus". Among the results that will be displayed, select the desired program and press "Download and install".
Wait for the installation program, then run it through the menu or add a shortcut to your desktop. Select "Full scan" and wait for the scan.
Spend scanning the device with antivirus program once a week with active use of the telephone as a means of access to the Internet. There is no need to do "Full scan" is enough to do partial validation of the corresponding menu item.