In its latest comparison of Android
security apps, independent test lab
AV-TEST found an
overall high level of detection. 16 of the 30 products tested detected 100
percent of malware in the AV-Test, and many more were close to 100 percent. On
the other hand, a few had false positives.
Only two of the products (Zoner Mobile Security 1.1 and
SPAMFighter VIRUSfighter Android 2.1) failed to meet AV-TEST's standards for
The movement in the pool of products has not been significant since AV-TEST's last Android roundup less
than two months ago. The median overall score is the same and the average
detection percentage is within 1 percent of the last tests. Read more.