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Norton Security and Antivirus

Norton Security and Antivirus

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App Description

The following description comes from the Google Play Store description of the app:

Norton Security & Antivirus is the all-in-one mobile security and virus protection app for your smartphone or tablet. Download the latest version of Norton’s best antivirus solution for Android devices.

★FREE FEATURES | ANDROID ANTIVIRUS ★

Android Security

• Android Antivirus: Scan and remove apps that have malware, spyware, or an Android virus that can harm or slow your device. Powered by Norton Mobile Insight.
• SMS to remotely lock your lost or stolen phone[2]
• Remotely lock your device to prevent data theft
• Choose to automatically lock your device after 10 failed unlock attempts
• Find your lost device on a map with remote locate
• Can instantly lock your phone if the SIM card is removed

Android Protection

• Designed for your Android™[4] smartphone or tablet
• Trigger a "scream" alarm to find your missing device
• Automatically saves your device’s location when the battery is low
• Sync contacts and restore or share them across your devices
• Control protection for all your mobile devices through one website
• Safe Search lets you see a website’s safety and shopping rating for all of your search results
• Avoid malware infected sites on your search results

Privacy

• Block unwanted calls and SMS text messages[2] (phones only)
• Wipe all device information remotely to protect your privacy
• Sneak Peek[3] uses the built-in webcam to take a photo of anyone using your device once you list it lost or stolen (webcam-enabled devices only)

Norton Mobile Security & Antivirus protects you and your Android™[4] devices against threats such as malicious apps, theft or loss, and websites designed to steal your information and money. More importantly, Norton provides proactive anti malware, spyware, and Android virus protection against potentially risky apps that could leak your personal information and content, excessively use battery and data or have intrusive behavior. Norton’s best mobile anti virus for Android puts you in control of your mobile experience.

★PREMIUM FEATURES (Free 30-Day Trial [1]) ★

• SafeWeb filtering - Prevent fraudulent websites from accessing your personal information
• App Advisor powered by Norton™ Mobile Insight, automatically checks apps for potential privacy risks, high battery and data usage or intrusive behavior before download
Upgrade to the premium version of Norton Mobile Security & to protect multiple smartphones and tablets in your household. Our Premium version offers more advanced, proactive virus protection for you and multiple devices in your household.

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[1] For new users without a current Premium subscription. The Premium trial period will last for 30 days so long as the current version remains available on the app store. No credit card info required. When the trial ends, you can continue to enjoy the FREE features to keep your device safe and secure!
[2] SMS Lock, SMS Wipe, SMS Locate, SMS Scream and Text Blocking not supported on Android 4.03 or later.
[3] Sneak Peek feature not available in Germany.
[4] Android multi-user mode not supported.
[5] Auto scan of apps on Google Play supported on Android 4.0.3 or later except for Samsung devices. Samsung devices running Android 4.2 or later are supported. For earlier versions of Android, the Google Play “Share” function must be used to scan apps on Google Play.

For feedback and suggestions, visit the support forum: http://norton.com/nms_support

For a detailed list of features, visit: https://MobileSecurity.Norton.com/

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PRIVACY POLICY
Symantec respects your privacy and promises to carefully safeguard your personal data. For more information: http://www.norton.com/mobile-privacy-policy

Sensitive Permissions Used By This App
Permission What Why
Find accounts on the device Can use user's account information stored on the phone Internal
Pair with bluetooth devices Can connect to user's Bluetooth devices Internal
Retrieve running apps Can retrieve information on currently and recently running apps on the device It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality
Take pictures and videos Can use camera or flashlight on the phone Internal
Precise location (gps and network-based) Can use user's precise location Internal
Send sms messages Can send SMS messages Internal
Read your contacts Can read user's contact list (phone book) and phone call history Internal
Read phone status and identity Can read phone's current state information like in-phone call, phone signal, carrier, device ID, and phone number Internal
Full network access Can access the internet It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality
Add or modify calendar events and send email to guests without owners\' knowledge Allows an application to write the user's calendar data. Not analyzed yet
Read calendar events plus confidential information Allows an application to read the user's calendar data. Not analyzed yet
Edit your text messages (sms or mms) Allows the app to write to SMS messages stored on your tablet or SIM card. Malicious apps may delete your messages. Not analyzed yet
Read your text messages (sms or mms) Can read SMS messages Not analyzed yet
Write call log Can change your device’s call log including incoming and outgoing calls data Not analyzed yet
Draw over other apps Can create alerts on other apps or parts of the user interface Not analyzed yet
Access bluetooth settings Allows applications to discover and pair bluetooth devices. Not analyzed yet
Read call log Can read your device’s call log, including incoming and outgoing calls Not analyzed yet
Modify your contacts Can edit contacts on device Not analyzed yet
Directly call phone numbers Can call phone numbers Not analyzed yet
Approximate location (network-based) Can use user's approximate location Not analyzed yet
Receive text messages (sms) Can receive SMS messages Not analyzed yet
Modify or delete the contents of your usb storage Can write to your phone's USB storage Not analyzed yet

Privacy Analysis

Version of the app analyzed:

3.15.0.3134

App was last analyzed by Privacy Grade on:

08/18/2014

Why does this app have this grade?

Our method for grading apps uses a privacy model that we built. This model is based on crowdsourced surveys that we conducted to capture people’s expectations and comfort levels with various app behaviors.

You can see more information about how we grade apps in our FAQ.

See the sensitive permissions table below the app description to see the permissions that made users of the app uncomfortable.

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