Whether you think Android has an anti-malware program or not, Bitdefender Mobile Security for Android is a useful security app for Android smartphone or tablet. In addition to cloud-based malware scanning, BitDefender Mobile Security on remote geolocation and anti-theft features - you can log into a website, watch your Android location on a map, and remotely. Bitdefender also offers phishing protection for the default Android browser and an Application Audit tool that simplifies app permission. Bitdefender supports Android 2.2 and later versions of Android.
When you install BitDefender Mobile Security for Android, you are prompted to My BitDefender account - or log in with one if you already have. You can use this account to the remote location of your device and the anti-theft features using a web browsing. Once your accoutn, you'll see a control panel with the four main features that BitDefender Mobile - Malware Scanner, Application Audit, Web Security and Anti-theft. There is also an Event Viewer, a log of the activities of BitDefender are displayed.
BitDefender Mobile Security also scans for Android apps to install than they potentially malicious applications to prevent the installation. If your removable storage device is installed, BitDefender Mobile Security for Android also does this - this ensures malicious APK files can not be copied from a computer for storage of your device.
Remote Geolocation & Anti-Theft
BitDefender Mobile Security Anti-theft device can function as a "FindMy iPhone" service for Android phones. Remote geolocation is standard, so your browser, log onto the My Bitdefender site with the password you created when setting up the app, and the location of your phone on a map display. (The phone must be connected to the Internet for these features to work.) You can also enable the remote lock and remote wipe features if you want the ability to remotely lock or wipe the device if you lose access to it.
From the website you can also send messages to the device and play an alarm on it - the anti-theft feature can help you find your phone if you have lost in a city or even if you misplaced it in your home.