Android obviously makes no exception, and it’s not just because you can install applications from outside the Google Play Store using the stand-alone APK installers, but also because malware sometimes makes its way to the store too.
So having an antivirus application installed on your Android device has become a recommended thing to do, though power users can very well stay protected by just following a set of simple recommendations, such as simply inspecting each app carefully and looking at ratings and reviews in the store.
The security experts at AV-TEST have conducted new research to determine the best antivirus solutions of Android, and the results pretty much speak for themselves. Once again, they confirm third-party protection is better than first party, even if it’s available free … (read more)
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