There are several anti-virus mobile software apps available, and a few are for the BlackBerry. NetQin was founded in 2005 and has been available to other devices with the following solutions based on cloud-computing: anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, privacy protection, and data backup and recovery, and data management and used by 72 million users. NetQin was released v4.0 for the BlackBerry, and has been made it available in the BlackBerry App World. What does it do? Check it out…
Features included are:
- Full protection against threats: The Anti-virus feature incorporates a cloud-based security scan that effectively identifies and eliminates viruses.
- Cross-platform backup feature: Users can backup their contacts to the NetQin server or an SD Card. NetQin saves the contacts, allowing users to backup and restore contacts seamlessly between mobile devices running Android, BlackBerry OS and Symbian.
- Mobile Anti-lost: With NetQin’s Mobile Anti-lost feature, users can access their phone remotely in the event that their phone is lost or stolen and pinpoint the missing device’s location, as well as send commands to erase data, lock the phone or sound an alarm.
- Antivirus & Security: * Full scan to block viruses, malware, spyware. * Real-time protection to protect you from viruses, malware and spyware on your device. * Viruse database update ensures you get protected from viruses, malware, Trojan, spyware and other mobile security threats. - Backup and Restore: * Backup contacts to your SD card or NetQin server securely. * Restore contacts anytime you want. * Retrieve contact lists cross-platform, no matter you are using other smartphones before. - Anti-lost: * Anti-Theft Help you to find your missing phone. * Mobile security protection and privacy protection in case of phone lost. * Remotely locate your missing phone by GPS or SIM card base station, and show it on a map. * Remotely lock your phone by sending command text message with any other phone. * Activate a loud alarm to find your missing phone nearby, even if it is on silent or vibrate. * Remotely wipe the personal data on your phone to protect privacy in the first time, including your contacts, SMS/MMS messages, photos, call log, browser history, calendar, even delete the SD card.
You can download NetQin beta free from the BlackBerry App World. I’m trying it out now, so I’ll be giving you a closer insight after running it for a few days.