AV-Comparatives: Perfect test result for G DATA Internet Security Android

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100 percent detection of all malware in latest comparison test.

logo-gdataBochum (Germany) |  The independent test institute AV-Comparatives has scrutinised twelve mobile security solutions for Android. The result: G DATA Internet Security for Android recognised every malware strain without exception. The security app’s numerous features – especially the parental controls – also impressed the testers. G DATA Mobile Internet Security has been awarded the coveted AV-Comparatives certification.

The AV-Comparatives conclusion is clear: “G Data provides a solid and well-programmed anti-malware app for Android.” Top marks were given for the additional functions: “We are very impressed by the parental control feature as it provides extensive options to set up protected device environments suited to children.”

Test details

  • Security solutions tested: 12, including G DATA Internet Security for Android
  • Platform: Android
  • Period: July 2018
  • Carried out by AV-Comparatives

Reliable protection for smartphones and tablets

G DATA Internet Security offers total protection for mobile data on smartphones and tablets using the Android operating system. Besides fending off Trojans, viruses, malware and dangers while mobile surfing, the smart security app also protects users against the fatal consequences of losing the device or having it stolen. Smartphones can be located and all the data stored on them can be deleted remotely, protecting them from third party access.

The interface of G DATA’s intelligent security App for Android devices

Key features

  • Security against phishing and malicious websites via Cloud-based detection
  • Protection against infected apps: The app checker verifies the permissions of apps and issues warnings about inquisitive apps
  • Protection against Android malware: The Cloud connection enables the resource-saving Advanced Scan to detect all malware and stay fully up-to-date at all times
  • Customisable SMS and call filter to block telemarketing calls, etc.
  • Protection if the device is lost or stolen: If the smartphone or tablet is lost, all the data stored on it can be deleted, or the device can be locked or located
  • Comprehensive, configurable parental controls so children can also use the mobile device

About G DATA
G DATA Software AG, with its head office in Bochum, is an innovative and quickly expanding software house focusing on antivirus security solutions. As a specialist in Internet security and pioneer in the field of virus protection, the company, founded in Bochum in 1985, developed the first antivirus program more than 20 years ago and celebrated its 25th birthday in 2010. Consequently G DATA is amongst the eldest security software companies in the world.
Over more than five years, no other European security software provider has won national and international tests and awards more frequently than G DATA. When it comes to quality, G DATA is a world leader, combining the world’s best security technologies in its antivirus products. Examples of this are its DoubleScan technology, with two independent virus scanners, and OutbreakShield instant protection. G DATA security solutions are available worldwide in more than 90 countries.

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