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SPAMfighter launches free antivirus for Android

As mobile phones and tablet computers have become more prevalent, and as such they have begun to be used more and more for private and business banking, and storage of sensitive data, these devices have been targeted by malware writers. The risk of getting malware on mobile phones and tablet computers has been steadily rising since their first appearance.

Android Anti virusThe more ubiquitous these devices become, the more this has opened new opportunities for scammers and criminal gangs to target such devices, and especially against mobile devices with open architectures such as Android. In 2011 alone, independent studies show that the number of malware threats against Android mobile devices have increased over 500% and Google are often forced to remove apps holding malware from the Android Market.

SPAMfighter ApS, a leading provider of security software for Windows clients and servers announces a new variant of VIRUSfighter for Windows and VIRUSfighter Server named VIRUSfighter Android. VIRUSfighter Android secures an Android-based device against the latest threats, features include:

- Frequent updates ensuring high detection rate and protection
- On-demand scanning (including scheduled scanning) to preserve battery life
- New apps are scanned before they are used
- Support for Kindle Fire

VIRUSfighter Android is the newest edition to the VIRUSfighter family of security products, designed to protect your Android device from the latest malware threats. VIRUSfighter Android is available free and can be downloaded from the Android Market here.

VIRUSfighter Pro is your protection against viruses and other malicious software for Windows computers. The software offer a full version 30 day trial. Download the trial here.

VIRUSfighter Server is a lightweight, simple to use server antivirus solution for Windows servers. The server software also offers a full 30 day trial and is very aggressively priced. Download the trial here.

On the launch of VIRUSfighter Android, Henrik Sorensen, SPAMfighter ApS CEO stated, "With the addition of VIRUSfighter Android we now cover the full range of platforms most threatened by cyber-criminals; from Windows Clients, Windows Servers and now Android mobile devices, and we are pleased to be able to offer Android protection to our customers."

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