Malwarebytes for Android Tablet

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Malwarebytes for android tablets is an Anti-Malware tool known for its ability to get rid of malware like worms and Trojan from a windows computer. With the tool’s availability on android platform, android devices can now get robust protection from malware as well as protect the privacy of its user from vulnerable apps and apps requesting for too many permissions. This free security app can scan and remove known malware from your Android device such as phones and tablets.

The app is also able to scan existing apps for malicious codes, and the app’s privacy manager outlines the type of permission an Android app requires.

The app’s security audit tool show the user whether he or she is doing everything possible to stay safe. The security audit tool checks whether GPS tracking is on, development mode is enabled, NFC is turned on, installation from unknown sources is on, etc. In a nutshell, Malwarebytes gives you a simple full picture of your device’s security.

 

How Malwarebytes Can Easily Secure Your Android Tablet

  1. Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Android

  2. Perform a scan: This can be done by going through the following steps

  • Tap the Scan Now button on the dashboard to scan your device for spyware and malicious apps.
  • Check for the malware you intend to fix. If there are apps that you know is safe, choose ignore or whitelist them.
  • Tap Delete to get rid of malicious items and tap Skip or Add To Whitelist to tell Malwarebytes of safe apps.

3. Schedule a scan

  • Tap the row of squares at the top left corner of the screen.
  • Tap Settings.
  • Tap Scanning
  • Mark Scheduled Scans.
  • Choose your preferred frequency for scanning. The default setting is daily, but it can be changed to weekly. This way you’ll be given the option to select the day of the week you want the scan to be regularly performed. After that, you’ll choose the time of the day you want the scan to be done.

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4. Perform a security audit: With this option, you will be able to see where the greatest risk of your security lies

  • Tap the row of squares at the top left corner of the screen.
  • Hit privacy audit
  • Make the changes as pleased. However, you don’t have to comply with all of Malwarebytes’ proposed changes because they are just suggestions.

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5. Limit the access of some apps to your personal information: With this feature, you will be able to see how every app on your phone accesses your personal information. Although you cannot handpick what each app should access on your phone, you can shut down an offending app.

  • Tap the row of squares at the top left corner of the screen.
  • Hit privacy audit
  • Scan apps and scroll through the options you have available. The scan will reveal your apps and the type of information they have access to. Some of this data includes Text Messages, Calendar, Accounts, Hardware Access, Network Access, Monitor Calls, Can Access Storage, Can Read Personal Info, Can Track Location, Can Cost You Money, Can Publish Shortcut to the Main Screen, and so on. Here, you can easily block any app that does something you are not comfortable with.
  • Select the category you want to edit. For example, the Can Track Your Location option can bring up 12 apps. These apps can include Whatsapp, Facebook, Yahoo Mail, BBM, Messenger, etc.
  • Tap the app that you want to limit. This will bring you to a screen where you can request for App Info, Force Stop the app, or Uninstall the app. Maximizing privacy can turn off apps like Facebook because this app accesses many device functions.
  • Continue the previous step until you are contented with the level of restriction.

malwarebytes for tablets have same features.

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