What Is Norton Mobile Security?Email. Music. Games. Shopping. Banking. Surfing. These days you do a lot of different things on your mobile device, so what would you do if it were ever lost, stolen or compromised with a virus? Norton™ Mobile Security is a security app that protects your privacy and all your important stuff from prying eye and dangerous downloads that could infect your phone. It lets you remotely lock your phone with a simple text message if it is lost or stolen. It scans all files and app updates downloaded to your phone so you can enjoy all your favorite mobile activities without worry. It automatically detects and removes threats without slowing you down.
Prevents strangers from using your phone if it’s lost or stolen and even helps you find it (phone only)
- Lets you remotely lock your phone if it’s stolen, so thieves can’t use it and run up your bill.
- Shows you where your phone is so you can instantly locate it.
- Instantly locks your phone if its SIM card is removed, so it can’t be used with another SIM card.
Protects your privacy and the personal information on your phone (phone only)
- Lets you remotely erase information on your phone if it’s lost or stolen, so cybercriminals can’t use it to steal your identity or hard-earned cash.
- Boosts computer startup time so you can get up and running fast.
- Blocks annoying and unwanted calls and text messages.
- Blocks fraudulent (phishing) websites created by cybercriminals to trick you into revealing personal information they can use to steal your identity and money (also available for tablet)
Detects and eliminates mobile threats before they can infect your phone or tablet
- Detects and removes mobile threats that cybercriminals could use to eavesdrop on you, steal your personal information, send spam texts, and take control of your phone or tablet.
- Automatically scans downloaded apps and app updates for threats.
- Gives you the option of automatically scanning SD (Secure Digital) memory cards for threats when you plug them into your mobile device.
Fast, easy to use, and won’t slow you down
- Downloads and installs on your phone or tablet with just a few clicks and checks for updates every week for the most up-to-date protection.
- Doesn’t swallow up your mobile device’s resources or slow down your Web browsing.
- Remote Locate (phone only) — shows you the location of your phone so you can find it if it’s lost or stolen.
- Remote Lock (phone only) — lets you remotely lock your lost or stolen phone to prevent strangers from seeing your private information or running up your mobile bill.
- Remote Wipe (phone only) — lets you remotely erase your personal information on your phone if it’s lost or stolen, including any data on your phone’s memory card.
- Call & text blocker (phone only) —lets you block calls and text messages from specific people or phone numbers.
- Buddy list (phone only) —lets you identify certain trusted contacts (friends or family) who can send an unlock code to your phone.
- Antiphishing Web Protection (phone & tablet) — blocks fraudulent (phishing) websites cybercriminals use to steal your personal information and money. Protects on mobile networks and Wi-Fi connections, without slowdowns or interruptions.
- Download threat protection (phone & tablet) — automatically scans all the apps and app updates you download to your phone for threats.
- Norton Community Watch (phone ' tablet) — instantly locks your phone if its SIM card is removed, so thieves can’t use it with a different SIM card.
- SIM Card Lock (phone only) — automatically scans all the apps and app updates you download to your phone for threats.
- SD Card Scanning (phone & tablet) —gives you the option of having Norton Mobile Security automatically scan SD (Secure Digital) memory cards for threats when you plug them into your device.