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Hsinchu City, Taiwan, 2012/02/06 - Lionic, a leading company of mobile security solution, will release an upgraded version of Android mobile security, “AegisLab Antivirus Free”, which added two new categories detection- “Porn/Violence” and “Carrier IQ tools” - Lionic.com.
AegisLab is seeing numerous types of malware affect mobile users worldwide and the trend would shoot up in 2012. Therefore, AegisLab keeps providing various malware detection categories to protect users, such as virus, spyware, remote control, attack tools, phone tapping, advertisement detection and application vulnerability. From now on, AegisLab specially offers the exclusive detection classification- “Porn/Violence”, since parents would worry about their children, who might download or use non-suitable APP which includes porn or violence content. On the other hand, these porn APPs are most likely to have malware inside since they are generally popular and attractive for users to download. For this reason, AegisLab Antivirus Free offers the new detection category – “Porn/Violence” which could instantly detect the porn & violence APP on your mobile phone!
Recently, Android users are extremely concerned about whether their mobile phone has been installed the “Carrier IQ tool”, which is a rootkit program in mobile phone. In short, the “Carrier IQ tool” could run secretly. It will silently collect all private personal information of your mobile phone, such as users’ GPS location, key-in information, SMS content, website browsing record or even users’ voice record of mobile phone. From user behavior point of view, the most shock point of “Carrier IQ tool” is that it’s un-cancellable. Not only because it always hides at mobile phone, but also user can’t uninstall it by themselves. Hence, users are not aware that the privavte information are sent out.
The new version of “AegisLab Antivirus Free” can help users to scan out these potential “Carrier IQ tools” efficiently & immediately.
AegisLab, as a global mobile security leader, always keeps developing the reliable mobile security solution to protect global users from the skyrocketed malware threats.
Now, worldwide users can download freely and upgrade our latest mobile security solution on Android Market. With the real-time & continuing safeguard,“AegisLab Antivirus Free”, it can make user secure all the time.
Lionic Corporation (lionic.com) is an innovative network security chip and IP design company. It provides optimal cost-performance solutions for network routers and security appliances. Starting from its unique product line of virus scanning chips, Lionic' s technologies can also be leveraged to highly integrated and feature-rich network security SoCs with multiple functions such as firewall, VPN, intrusion detection and virus scanning.